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This qualification has been developed to enable learners to take the first step in gaining the knowledge and skills needed for a career in forestry or arboriculture. 

About this subject area

This qualification aims to actively engage young people in woodland management, and improve wellbeing by working with trees, plants and animals.  



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Qualification Approval

In order to deliver this qualification, centres must meet the requirements to deliver the qualification (which can be found in the Qualification Specification) and complete the Qualification Approval Application Form (QAF).

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