QCF002058 Level 2 - Safe Use of Manually Fed Wood-chipper

Course Code:

QCF002058 level 2 - Safe Use of a Manually fed Wood-chipper


This course is designed to enable learners to maintain, prepare and operate a manually fed wood-chipper.

Suitable for:

Anyone that wants to learn how to operate a manually fed wood-chipper to dispose of brash, and timber upto a diameter of the capacity of the machine being used.




1 day of training and 1 day of assessments


9am - 5pm (approx)

Learning Outcomes:

  •  Be able to carry out a hazard and risk assessment on site

  • Be familiar with the use of the machine, its safety features and maintenance

  • Be aware of the various cutting mechanisms available and the procedure of changing the cutting mechanism on the machine being used

  • Positioning the machine into the correct work position

  • Operate machine to process material

 Equipment Required:

  • Waterproof clothing

  • Steal toe cap boots

  • Helmet with ear defenders and visor


The total cost of the course is £260 + VAT this includes registration and assessment fees


During the course candidates will need to provide their own packed lunches unless they have been previously ordered from the local pub

Course Dates



Date: 5th December 2018
Assessment Date: 8th December 2018
Venue: Shennington, Oxfordshire
Trainer: Tim Rose
Times: 9:00am - 5:00pm approx
Places Available: 4

Price: £312.00
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