Arboriculture and bats: scoping surveys for arborists

One day awareness course for arborists to help them carry out tree works with consideration for the potential impacts on bats and their habitat. The course is Lantra registered, counts towards Arboricultural Association CPD and is in line with British Standard 8596 – Surveying for bats in trees and woodland.

Course content includes

  • Bat biology
  • Bat ecology
  • Bats and the law
  • Potential tree roost recognition
  • Where to go for help
  • Emergency procedures
  • Practical exercise

Key Information

Start date:

Cost:

£165 (£5 discounts for BCT members or Arboricultural Assoc. members)

Organisation:

Bat Conservation Trust

Type:

Short

Sector:

Countryside & Land Management, Ecology

Location:

Margam Discovery Centre, Port Talbot

Contact Details: