Competency / Training

SNC Forestry employees are trained to level 3 NPTC. Our operatives hold all relevant NPTC competencies required i.e. NPTC: CS30 CS31 (cross cut and small fell); CS32 (large fell); CS34 , CS35 (windblown & multiple windblown); CS38 (aerial rescue); CS39 (chainsaw from rope and harness)CS40 (tree pruning) ; CS41 (aerial rigging); CS48 (pole saw). PA1, PA6 herbicide application (Calibrated applicators), PA6 (Ecoplug) ;IPAF (Mewp) and Wood Chipper; Brush cutter / Strimmer, Railway PTS , COSS/SWL, LKT, Site Warden, First Aider (FAAW) UA1 , UA2.1,UA2.2,UA2.3 (Utility electric certifications)

To guarantee the highest service delivery we continually monitor our Operatives training, and qualifications.

For consistently high standards of service, our robust training policy supports Operatives with their responsibility on attending and participating in training.

To guarantee safety and provide a high quality service, Operatives will have completed all of the required areas of training.

To guarantee you receive the best Operatives, we invest heavily in our training and refresher courses.