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Forestry, Arboriculture & Countryside Management
If you are interested in working in the countryside and you have aspirations of working or managing countryside environments, woodlands and forests then Llysfasi has one of the finest practical resources on offer, located in the beautiful Vale of Clywd.The area has outstanding flora and fauna, a wide range of natural species of vegetation and wildlife and provides an excellent resource for practical work and bringing theory into practice. The college has a 970 acre estate including 150 acres of dedicated conservation woodlands, commercial forestry plantations and amenity trees. The farm estate has a range of commercial farmland, heath, hedgerows and other habitats managed within the Glastir scheme.
We offer a range of countryside programmes selected for their diverse career opportunities within this exciting and growing industry. These are for people with interests in the arts of rural and country estate management, wildlife conservation, commercial forestry and arboriculture or more domestic careers in tree surgery.
Whilst studying you will use a range of specialist machinery including chainsaws, brushcutters, wood chippers, skidders, forwarders and other timber processing equipment.
Begin your study in Countryside and progress to an exciting career as a:
- Tree Surgeon
- Tree Officer
- Tree Surveyor
- Machinery Operator
- Countryside or Wildlife Ranger
- Environmental Contractor
- Chainsaw Operator
- Forester and Woodland Manager
- Harvesting Contractor
- Tree Planter