Utility Arboriculture

City and Guilds NPTC Level 3 Certificate of Competence in Utility Arboriculture.

These qualifications are suitable specialist workers maintaining trees close to overhead powerlines. Basic units cover essential electrical awareness for anyone coming on site during a tree work operation. Further units are available to cover specialist qualifications.

Units available –

UA1 – Basic Electrical Knowledge
UA2.1 – Prune Trees (Ground/Aerial) Tree Species Recognition, Growth Characteristics and Associated Hazards
UA2.2 – Prune Trees (Ground/Aerial) Prune and Fell Trees (Ground)
UA2.3 – Prune Trees (Ground/Aerial) Prune Trees (Aerial)
UA5.1 – Utility Arboriculture Surveyor – Practices
UA5.2 – Utility Arboriculture Surveyor – Principles