Permaculture woodsman, and Grand Designs favourite, Ben Law, has a place open on a 10 week training experience.
Learn from Ben's small scale forestry and coppice business, from January 23rd to March 31st 2017. The training includes a week long chainsaw training and assessment for CS30 and 31 with John Ryder of the Woodcraft School.
The applicant will be able to stay in a cabin at Prickly Nut Wood for the 10 weeks and will be involved with the management of both sweet chestnut coppice and hazel coppice. The opportunity allows the applicant to refine their felling skills in a working coppice whilst being overseen by an experienced woodsman and learn more about the sustainable management of small woodlands. Areas of adding value to felled material and marketing will be included.
There is no fee for this opportunity, a commitment to the full 10 weeks and details of why you would like to take up this opportunity should be sent to [email protected] asap