Forest Machine Operator Skills Development courses

THE FOREST INDUSTRY STANDARD

Forest Machine Operator Skills Development courses

28 Jun 2017

With our annual harvest continuing to grow, it is vital we train up the necessary machine operators, so it is most welcome that the next series of Forest Machine Operator Skills Development courses are now available for booking. 

The courses will be based on SRUC Barony Campus, near Dumfries, and are a series of three 8-week intensive and practical courses to be held : 

  • Monday 14th August – Friday 6th October 2017
  • Monday 23rd October – Friday 15th December 2017
  • Monday 8th January – Friday 2nd March 2018 

All enquiries and bookings should be made to Rachel Fraser, Training Manager at SRUC Barony Campus, Tel: 01387 242906. E-mail: rachel.fraser@sruc.ac.uk 

Details can also be found on the SRUC website at https://www.sruc.ac.uk/fmo  

The courses are being made possible with support from Scottish Government (via Forestry Commission Scotland), Forest Enterprise Scotland and John Deere Forestry Limited.