Forestry Machine Operations

Training Information

Park Hill Training can organise bespoke training for FMO at your venue using your equipment and facilities.

Please contact the office for availability.

 

Assessment Information

Assessments can be booked to follow, but if you wish to have more time to practice then we can provide City & Guilds Provisional Licences. Provisional Licences are valid for 6 months and give the learner time to familiarise and practice on the machinery in a work environment before taking the assessment, a Provisional Licence can only be used once for each qualification and are £20.00 each, which will be added onto your invoice at time of booking.

Assessments for FMO will be taken on your site with your equipment. All costs below are per unit  + mileage at 45p per mile.

Please contact the office for availability.

Registration form for completion and return to Park Hill Training if any of the below are suitable – Reg Form 2018

 

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Base Machine Assessment

Base Machine

Base Machine is a pre-requisite to all other units.  There are 6 different Base Machine endorsements available, please advise the office which you require, you can have a maximum of 2 endorsements per registration cost.
Available Endorsements:
< 2.5 tonne tracked
> 2.5 tonne tracked
< 2.5 tonne wheeled articulated
> 2.5 tonne wheeled articulated
< 2.5 tonne wheeled rigid
> 2.5 tonne wheeled rigid

The Base Machine qualification can either be taken on it’s own or as a package, please see below for details, links to assessment schedules are linked to the qualification numbers below.

Costs

0020-30 Base Machine Only
Registration: £33.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

0020-42 Base Machine with Forwarder
Registration: £49.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

0020-43 Base Machine with Felling and Processing
Registration: £65.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

0020-45 Base Machine with Skidder
Registration: £49.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Forwarder Assessment

Forwarder

The Forwarder qualification can either be taken on it’s own or joint with the Base Machine unit, please see below for details, links to assessment schedules are linked to the qualification numbers below.

Costs

0020-16 Forwarder
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

0020-42 Base Machine with Forwarder
Registration: £49.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Felling Assessment

Felling

The Felling qualification can either be taken on it’s own or joint as the Base Machine with Felling & Processing unit, please see below for details, links to assessment schedules are linked to the qualification numbers below.

Costs

0020-17 Felling
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

0020-43 Base Machine with Felling and Processing
Registration: £65.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Processing Assessment

Processing

The Processing qualification can either be taken on it’s own or joint as the Base Machine with Felling & Processing unit, please see below for details, links to assessment schedules are linked to the qualification numbers below.

Costs

0020-18 Processing
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

0020-43 Base Machine with Felling and Processing
Registration: £65.00 (up to 2 endorsements)
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Cable Crane Assessment

Cable Crane

There are 2 different Cable Crane endorsements available, please advise the office which you require, you can have a maximum of 2 endorsements per registration cost.
Available Endorsements:
Skyline
High Lead

Costs

0020-19 Cable Crane
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Skidder Assessment

Skidder

There are 2 different Skidder endorsements available, please advise the office which you require, you can have a maximum of 2 endorsements per registration cost.
Available Endorsements:
Line
Grapple

Costs

0020-20 Skidder
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Chokerman Assessment

Chokerman

There are 2 different Chokerman endorsements available, please advise the office which you require, you can have a maximum of 2 endorsements per registration cost.
Available Endorsements:
Skyline
High Lead

Costs

0020-21 Chokerman
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Processing Timber (Mobile) Assessment

Processing Timber (Mobile)

There are 5 different Processing Timber (Mobile) endorsements available, please advise the office which you require, you can have a maximum of 2 endorsements per registration cost.
Available Endorsements:
Chipper
Tub Grinders
Brash Balers
Splitters
Stump Grinders

Costs

0020-21 Processing Timber (Mobile)
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Drainage/Mounding Assessment

Drainage/ Mounding

There are 2 different Drainage/ Mounding endorsements available, please advise the office which you require, you can have a maximum of 2 endorsements per registration cost.
Available Endorsements:
Drainage
Mounding

Costs

0020-32 Drainage/ Mounding
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Flail/ Mulcher Assessment

Flail/ Mulcher

Safe Operation of Flail/Mulcher

Costs

0020-36 Flail/ Mulcher
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00

Award in Forest Machine Operations - Static Loader Assessment

Static Loader

Safe Operation of Static Loader

Costs

0020-37 Static Loader
Registration: £33.00
Assessment: £96.00