Skip to main content
close x



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.

HLF and OPOF logos


Land Advice Service Manager


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

Newsletter Image





Six free walking routes when you sign up for New Forest Newsletter

Key To Map

Choose the categories you would like to display on the map.

Choose the categories to be display on the map

Subscribe to New Forest National Park Authority

By entering your email below you are consenting to us sending you newsletters. To unsubscribe, email More info:

I think you mistyped your email
Your interests (tick at least one)

Please select one

By signing up to this form you are consenting to receive emails from us. Each email will contain a link to your personal reference settings where you can opt-out or change which emails you receive from us. Please read our Privacy Policy for more information about how we use data.

Subscribe to New Forest National Park Authority

Thanks, your subscription has been confirmed. You've been added to our list and your New Forest walking pack is on its way to you, including a link to download our free app.