Powered Pole Pruner/Saw NPTC Level 2 Unit 205 (CS48)1-2 Day Course

Course description

This course covers learning techniques to prune trees using pole mounted, long reach pruning equipment, extendable pruning saws, powered pole pruners and loppers. Successful candidates will achieve the necessary certification to safely use pole saws to prune trees from the ground. The course is broken down into 1-2 days training, including the NPTC assessment. If candidates hold the CS30 Chainsaw maintenance certificate this course can be completed in one day.

Training content

Assessment content

To view the CS48 NPTC assessment guidance please click the link below

Who is the course for?

This course is suitable for candidates who are currently working in Arboriculture, Forestry, Horticulture or Woodland and wish to obtain the certificate.

price and booking

Course cost: £250-£330+VAT per person price includes NPTC assessment fees.

Booking: If you would like to book onto this course please the requirements below, and follow to our contact form.

Dates: Please click the link below to view our online calendar below for all up coming course dates


Equipment requirements

Please ensure all equipment is PUWER compliant and PPE is in good condition. Equipment is available for hire if candidates do not yet have their own. Please contact the office for cost.

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