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Our Team
Discover Trees
All members of the Discover Trees contracting team have a wide range of qualifications within arboriculture and forestry. Most practical qualifications are awarded by the National Proficiency Tests Council (NPTC) - Specialists for agricultural land based qualifications.

Qualifications held include:
  • NPTC CS30 - Prepare and Maintain the Chainsaw
  • NPTC CS31 - Fell and Process Small Trees
  • NPTC CS32 - Fell and Process Trees Over 380mm
  • NPTC CS38 - Climb Trees and Perform Aerial Rescue
  • NPTC CS39 - Use of a Chainsaw From a Rope and Harness
  • NPTC CS41 - Undertake Sectional Felling Operations
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs) - IPAF
  • NPTC Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides
    • PA1 - foundation module
    • PA2 - boom sprayer; trailed or mounted
    • PA6 - hand held applicators
  • First Aid at Work
  • Various degree level qualifications
  • Arboricultural Associations Technicians Certificate
  • National Diploma in Forestry and Arboriculture