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Safe Use of a Power Pole Pruner NPTC Level 2 Award

  • L2

This one-day course is designed to equip candidates to deal effectively with pruning operations.


Course content

This course will cover:

  • Identify, inspect and comment on the key parts of the powered pole pruner
  • Prepare the powered pole pruner for work safely without risk to themselves, other people or the environment
  • Carry out daily and routine maintenance on the powered pole pruner
  • Operate the powered pole pruner safely
  • Effectively and comfortably in accordance with a practical risk assessment
  • Operate the powered pole pruner safely without risk to themselves, other people and the environment
  • State the identified knowledge that underpins understanding of operating a powered pole pruner
  • Identify the risk assessment and emergency procedures on a work site.

Course information & how to book

To book onto this course please contact our Sales team on 01234 291747 or email

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 day 12/10/2017 Thu 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £240 Shuttleworth College B1309S2 Course in progress

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