Further information

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Useful info



Chainsaw related

Prices vary but usually for safe cutting of your firewood it is very advisable to do the minimum of Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cut course which is a two day course. At the end of the course the candidate will undertake a formal assessment covering all the areas of training. On successful completion an NPTC Certificate of Competence will be awarded.

·      Forestry Focus First

         Various courses available

Telephone: 01597 810306, email: focusforestry@yahoo.co.uk

·      MWMAC Ltd

         All courses provided in throughout Wales.

Telephone: 01597 810306, email: enquiries@mwmac.co.uk

·      Walford & North Shropshire College

         Based in Shrewsbury

Telephone: 01939 262100, email: enquiries@wnsc.ac.uk

·      Coleg Powys

         Colleges at Newtown,  Llandrindod, Brecon, Ystradgynlais

Telephone: 0845 4086 274, email: bdu@coleg-powys.ac.uk



  • The Log Book – getting the best from your wood-burning stove by Will Rolls (2012)


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