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Forestry for Non-Foresters Video Series


About This Course

This free video series has been created to support the Royal Forestry Society Forestry for Non-Forester's training course. It is particularly relevant for people who own or manage woodlands but have limited woodland and forestry knowledge and landowners wishing to create new woodland.

The series covers five subjects Including:

  • Woodland Creation 
  • Silviculture
  • Woodland Regeneration
  • Health and Safety
  • Machinery


This video series has been brought to you by The Royal Forestry Society, Penfolds Forestry and Cumbria Woodlands, with special thanks to Coombes Forestry, the Hampton Estate, Forestry Commission, Forest Research and Natural England.

The project was made possible with support from the Forestry Commission Woods into Management Forestry Innovation Fund.


© Cumbria Woodlands 2023. All rights reserved. The content and learning materials provided with this course are provided as is and no warranty or guarantee is implied. All content and materials remain the property of their respective owner. Any commercial use is prohibited. You must not copy, disseminate, publish, or otherwise use these materials without the written permission of Cumbria Woodlands.

Frequently Asked Questions

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See our list of supported browsers for the most up-to-date information.