This course provides you with the necessary skills and knowledge that, when combined with workplace skills, will enable you to perform the function of an arboriculture tradesperson.
It has been designed for employees and employers in the arboriculture industry or those who are wishing to gain employment in the arboriculture industry.
After completion of this course, you may be employed by arborists, tree care companies, local councils and parkland operators.
During your study, you will experience tree climbing, aerial rescues and pruning at Holmesglen's Rural Learning Centre, near Eildon, as well as gaining practical experience in bush, rural and metro settings.
These training camps will be held over one week. We also provide courses for industry that are delivered at various times throughout the year, including but not limited to, chainsaw, chipper, tree felling and trim and cross cut training and licence to operate a boom.
Other skills sets related to the arboriculture industry may be delivered on request.