Courses calendar

27 September   Knife Making

Course Cost: £140 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife. In this session you will make…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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3 October   Make a Milking Stool

Course Cost: £75 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Create a simple traditional 3 legged milking stool with a solid seat  made from cherry or ash and shaped to…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £75.00
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3 October   Knife Making

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £140 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife. In…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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4 October   Knife Making

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £140 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife. In…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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10–11 October   Introduction to Hedge Laying

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £160 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR This is a 2 day practical course covers all aspects of hedge laying. The purpose…
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Course duration - 2 day
Course cost - £160
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17–18 October   Shave Horse

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £180 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn how to make your own Shave horse in the traditional English Bodgers style. The…
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Course duration - 2 day
Course cost - £180
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17–18 October   Practical Woodland Management

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL! Course Cost: £160 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR This course will provide an introduction to the woodland tasks needed to manage a woodland.…
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Course duration - 2 day
Course cost - £160
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17 October   Knife Making

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £140 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife. In…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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18 October   Knife Making

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £140 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife. In…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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24–25 October   Coppice Restoration

Course Cost: £160 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR   All aspects for restoring a neglected and over stood coppice woodland will be covered.     You will learn:…
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Course duration - 2 day
Course cost - £160
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24 October   Advanced Chainsaw Felling Cuts and Techniques

This course will be an opportunity to understand how to go about felling large and difficult trees and all the necessary considerations when doing so. Participants must have a Felling…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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31 October   Tool Sharpening – Billhooks and Axes

Course Cost – £80 Venue – GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Billhooks and axes are used because they are still the most effective tool for felling and timber reduction and  conversion for some…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £80
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31 October   Bowl Turning

Course Cost: £120 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn to turn a wooden bowl on a traditional pole lathe. From log to bowl, you’ll learn the following processes:  …
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £120
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7 November   Intro to Chainsaw Use

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £140 Location: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR   This is a practical hands-on 1 day course designed for woodland owners and home…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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6 March   Hazel Stick Stool Making

Course Cost: £85 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR   You will make a traditional stool using hazel rods with mortise and tenon joints and split hazel.    …
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £85
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8–12 March   NPTC (201/202/203) Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting & Felling of Small Trees

Course Cost: £820 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR NPTC Qualification 002003 (CS30) 002004 (CS31) 5 days training + 1 day assessment. This course combines two NPTC qualification cross…
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Course duration - 5 day
Course cost - £820
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27–28 March   Timber Measuring

Course Cost: £160 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR   This course is designed to provide woodland owners, managers, agents and contractors the ability to calculate accurately timber volumes in…
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Course duration - 2 day
Course cost - £160
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10 April   Intro to Chainsaw Use

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £140 Location: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR  This is a practical hands-on 1 day course designed for woodland owners and home owners…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £140
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17 April   Spoon Carving

Course Cost: £80 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Spoon carving is a great way to start carving and to learn about the properties of wood. Each spoon is completely…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £80
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17 April   Traditional Fencing (Willow Hurdles)

Course Cost: £85 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR   Using a traditional Somerset pattern you will learn how to make a woven willow panel to take home. The…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £85
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18 April   Traditional Fencing (Framed Hurdles)

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL Course Cost: £85 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn how to make a simple framed hurdle using ash or chestnut frame and hazel…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £85
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30 April–2 May   Sustainable Woodland Management OCN L3

Course Cost: £240 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR A course designed for woodland owners and managers who want to manage their woodlands to balance wildlife, economic and social…
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Course duration - 3 day
Course cost - £240
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15–16 May   Managing Woodlands for Wildlife

Course Cost: £160 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR   This course will give you an understanding of woodland ecology and how to put wildlife and biodiversity at the…
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Course duration - 2 day
Course cost - £160
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22 May   Make a Shave Horse

Course Cost: £180 Venue: The GreenWood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR Learn how to make your own Shave horse in the traditional English Bodgers style. The shave horse will be made…
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Course duration - 1 day
Course cost - £180
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