C&G NPTC Level 3 Certificate of Competence in Thorough Examination of Arboricultural Equipment (LOLER)

About the course

Delivered in partnership with TreePartner, this course is intended for experienced personnel to help ensure lifting operations (including tree climbing) are carried out safely. Enables employers, the employed and self employed to understand and meet the obligations of PUWER and LOLER regulations in relation to lifting operations within the tree care industry.

This 3 day course will cover the following topics:

• Legislative framework

• Responsibilities of a ‘competent person’

• Equipment marking, inspection and maintenance

• Neighbour component compatibility and correct component configuration

• Lifting system design

• Decision making procedures to accept, quarantine or reject components.

• Record keeping and reporting

Additional Information - Day 4 Assessment

The course fee does include the charge payable for the City& Guilds NPTC registration and assessment

This will be carried out on last day of the programme

Arboriculture at Myerscough

Myerscough introduced the UK’s first Foundation Degree, the first Honours Degree, the first online Degree and, most recently, the first Masters Degree in Arboriculture. We have a highly experienced team of staff who are well regarded in the industry and regularly deliver training and seminars to those working and researching the subject. The College boasts fantastic arboriculture facitilities and is home to the purpose built National Centre for Arboriculture, a state of the art teaching facility for the subject.