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The New Forest Land Advice Service is running over 30 rural skills courses this year as part of the Heritage Lottery funded Our Past, Our Future landscape partnership scheme.

We are delivering a training programme for farmers, commoners, landowners and managers around the New Forest. For more information about the courses please follow the links below.

Level 2 Award in Felling and Processing Small Trees CS31 (C & G) – Sparsholt College

Monday 9 December – Friday 13 December 9am – 5pm Book here £300

Emergency First Aid at Work – Forestry Specific – Brockenhurst College

Tuesday 7 January 8.30am – 5.30pm Book here £25

Level 2 Award in Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting CS30 (C & G) – Sparsholt College

Monday 17 – Wednesday 19 February 9am – 5pm Book here £200

Tractor Driving (C & G) – Sparsholt College

Monday 17 – Friday 21 February 9.30am – 5pm Book here £250

For more information about these courses, please email Richard Austin ( or call 01590 646661.

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Land Advice Service Manager


'We help commoners to continue their ancient way by providing grants, training and advice.'

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