Skip Main Navigation
Page Content

Save This Event

Event Saved

Introduction to Woodland Management

Derby College

Saturday, 9 December 2017 from 10:00 to 15:00 (GMT)

Introduction to Woodland Management

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Fee 8 Dec 2017 £60.00 £0.00

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share Introduction to Woodland Management

Event Details

 Course Summary


If you own a woodland, work in one or simply enjoy woodlands, this course will show you the correct management techniques to use.
You will learn how to improve this vital habitat for the plants and animals that make it their home. You will also explore both theory and practical tasks to ensure your woodland remains sustainable and high in biodiversity. 


Entry requirements

This is mainly a practical course. No formal qualifications are needed.


 Course Content

The course will cover:

  • The history of British woodlands
  • Native and non-native definitions with examples
  • Basic woodland management plans
  • Habitats within a woodland
  • Practical felling on small coppice
  • Health and safety in woodlands


 How will I be assessed?

There is no formal assessment. However, feedback will be given throughout the day.


Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

You will be required to supply your own:

  • Steel toe-capped boots/wellingtons
  • Overalls
  • Writing materials
  • Lunch/refreshments


What can I do after this course?

Derby College offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Conservation and Countryside, as well as a wide variety of other land-based topics - please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.


Booking Terms Apply

Do you have questions about Introduction to Woodland Management? Contact Derby College
Attendee List Sort by: Date | First Name | Surname
No one has registered for this event yet.

Save This Event

Event Saved

When & Where

Derby College
Broomfield Hall
DE7 6DN Derby
United Kingdom

Saturday, 9 December 2017 from 10:00 to 15:00 (GMT)

  Add to my calendar
Introduction to Woodland Management
Things to do in Derby Course Family & Education

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.