This course is for people who would like to learn about general tree identification. It is an accredited course and you will receive an Agored OCN Level 1 worth 3 credits in General Tree Identification.
- Show some understanding of how to distinguish between broad leaf trees and coniferous trees
- Show some understanding of the effects of pruning / coppicing on various spieces
- Show some understanding of different timber qualities
- Identify different broad leaf trees
- Identify at least 2 coniferous trees
- Describe some differences between braodleaf trees and coniferous trees
- Take part in a discussion on how different trees react to pruning and coppicing and give at least one example
- Take part in a discussion on diferent qualities of broad leaf trees and coniferous trees
The venue is the Woodland Skills Centre at the Warren Woods, Bodfari. You can find out more information about the venue and a general overview of the woodland courses here.
Here are some photos from previous sessions.