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Tree Survey

Basic Lantra Tree Survey and Inspection

This one day course aims to provide specific tree survey and inspection training at a basic level for contractors, highway engineers, tree wardens, grounds maintenance staff, rangers and other persons of a non-arboriculture background or with limited arboricultural knowledge, to allow them to identify obvious defects from the ground and then report their findings to a line manager.

There is also a three day Professional Tree Inspection Course for qualified or very experienced arboriculturalists.

Course Content

  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Risk Assessment
  • Legal Framework
  • Tree Surveys
  • Tree Inspections
  • Tree Hazard Assessment
  • Detrmining the scope and limits of the survey
  • Highways, Parks, Gardens, Woodland
  • Methodology – what to look for
  • Recording pro-formas
  • Survey/inspection exercise