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Intro to Woodland Management OCN L3

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: 01 Sep 2022 - 02 Sep 2022

: The Green Wood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR


This two-day course will help build the background knowledge needed to manage your woodland sustainably and work towards creating resilient, productive woods.

Course content includes:

  • Assessing the resource
  • Protecting the resource
  • Managing the resource
  • Producing timber and wood
  • Keeping it legal
  • Thinking about the future

The course is classroom-based at the Green Wood Centre with visits to varied local woodlands. This course will lead to accreditation at Level 3 with the Open College Network, subject to submission of a completed course workbook for marking and assessment.

The tutor, Jim Waterson, has decades of experience as a woodland manager, taught Forestry and Forestry Products at university level and is an independent woodland advisor. The course will be tailored to individuals needs and participants are encouraged to bring and share details of woodlands they are familiar with.