Maintaining and Managing Amenity, Estate and Community Woodlands

31 May – 1 June 2018
Duff House, Banff

The Scottish Traditional Skills Training Centre, is presenting a course: ‘Maintaining and Managing Amenity, Estate and Community Woodlands’ which is being held at Duff House, Banff on Thursday 31st May and Friday 1st June.

This 2-day Course will combine expert tuition with hands-on skills training to provide those attending with an understanding of the requirements necessary in order to manage and maintain Forests and Woodlands – as well as individual trees, shelterbelts and hedgerows. The Lead Instructor for the Course is Mark Paterson – a highly knowledgeable and experienced authority on establishing, maintaining and managing Forest and Woodlands.

Past experience has shown that this highly popular Course will be of immense benefit to Estate Staff and others involved in Forest maintenance as well as Private Individuals, Landowners, members of Community Woodland Associations, Conservation organisations, and Local Authority landscape maintenance staff.

Please find attached a Course Prospectus, and Booking Form. If you require further information on this, or any other of our Course, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by phone on 01888 511347 or by e-mail,

As places on the Course limited and are filling up quickly, if you would like to attend, please let us know as soon as possible.