On the first day of Christmas my Training Provider said to me…………… have you done a risk assessment recently?
Farming, Forestry, Conservation, Horticulture – working alone can increase the temptation to undertake jobs that would ordinarily require more people to do safely.
Jeremy Vine’s show on Radio 2 last Wednesday featured discussions on the important roll Professional Tree Inspectors play after recent wet and windy weather have caused some serious problems for some people.
A year or so ago the Health and Safety Executive decided to do a study on farms to make sure quad bikes are being used and maintained correctly.
The Lantra Awards Basic Tree Inspection Course is ideal for any person employed as local authority highway inspectors, forestry, woodland or arboricultural employees, estate or park rangers, farmers and other landowners or their employees who may have a responsibility for trees in the course of their work.
As much as I enjoy being outside there are definitely days when I am glad I have an office job. This is one of them.
Their latest plan is to do the usual on-farm visits but if they find any health and safety laws have been broken then they will operate a fee for cost recovery, also known as Fee for Intervention (FFI).
A good Certificate to have in your arsenal is the Lantra Awards Professional Tree Inspection Certificte, not only because it describes your skills as a Tree Inspector, but because it is a well-earned Certificate.
With plenty of people out there in the market place looking for new jobs, it is essential you go for interviews with your competency certificates reflecting your current skills. There are plenty of people now looking for new jobs and Employers will be inclined to choose the candidate who presents them with the least expense in training. […]
With Corporate Manslaughter charges becoming an ever greater threat to businesses, it is essential that your staff are fully qualified. One area that is often overlooked is that of professional 4×4 Off-Road Driving and there have already been some serious and expensive prosecutions, which is increasing the interest in these excellent courses.