This training course aims to give trainees knowledge, understanding and basic skills in hedge laying techniques. You will identify the species of the plant that you are working with and determining the style and purpose of the hedge to be laid. It also introduces trainees to the hazards and risks involved with hedge laying and how to conform to all relevant legislation and codes of practice when carrying out this work.
The length of training may vary depending on the objectives covered, the ratio of trainee/instructor and the ability and previous experience of the trainees. The delivery of training covers a mix of both theory and practical elements.