Two courses and assessments in one package! Learn more about pruning trees to maintain good form and health, whilst also acquiring the tree climbing techniques essential for aerial working around live overhead lines. Learn which tools to use, along with the advantages and disadvantages of each in relation to situation and proximity to the electrical network. This excellent aerial pruning course also looks in more detail at the biology and anatomy of trees, and why, when and where to prune.
Pre-requisite units: 201, 202, 203, 206, 306, 308, UA 1, UA 2.1, UA 2.2
NPTC Pruning and Climbing Near Overhead Live Lines Assessment
Unit 307/UA 2.3 (previously CS40/2.3) assessment takes place within the 3-day course.
Assessment only: We do provide assessment only options for experienced arborists with the required pre-requisite units. A one-day refresher course is also available for this unit.
For information on price and course duration, please see our Aerial Training Courses page.