Trees and Timber
This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.
- 3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 20 months
- Current funding band
Up to £1,500 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
- Suitable roles for apprentices
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
- Assistant Arboricultural Officer
- Assistant Head Forester
- Coppice and (Greenwood) Craft Manager
- Harvesting / Establishment Contractor
- Social Forester
- Team Leader / Supervisor
- Woodland Manager
Apprentices will achieve a practical (or 'competence') qualification:
- Diploma in Work-based Trees and Timber
Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:
- Award in Business Management for the Environment and Land-based Sector
- Award in Principles of Developing Environmental and Land-Based Projects
- Certificate in Forestry and Arboriculture
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.
- Professional registration
- None specified.