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New courses for 2018

Government funding available*

Available throughout Australia

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Become a qualified Arborist

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Industry-leading Arboriculture courses throughout Australia.

Arbortrim enjoys a reputation for high-quality services throughout the arboriculture courses, horticulture courses, and electricity supply industries.

Qualifications

UET20312 – Certificate II in ESI – Powerline Vegetation Control
UET20312 – Certificate II in ESI – Powerline Vegetation Control
AHC32816 – Certificate III in Rural Operations
AHC32816 – Certificate III in Rural Operations
AHC30810 - Certificate III in Arboriculture
AHC30810 – Certificate III in Arboriculture
AHC50510 - Diploma of Arboriculture
AHC50516 – Diploma of Arboriculture

Short Courses

Short Course Guide – 2018

We have a huge selection of short courses available in 2018.

Get Trained in 2018 – Register your interest now

FWPCOT2237 – Maintain chainsaws &
FWPCOT2239 – Trim and cut felled trees

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $400

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FWPCOT2236 – Fall trees manually (basic)

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $600

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FWPFGM3212 – Fall trees manually (intermediate)

Duration: on application

Cost: on application

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FWPCOT3238 – Operate a pole saw

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: $300

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FWPHAR2206 – Operate a mobile chipper/mulcher

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: $300

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TLILIC2005 – Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more)

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $599

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^Additional WorkSafe licensing fees apply

Students must be 18 years of age and hold valid photo ID.

UETTDRRF08B – Perform EWP controlled descent escape & UETTDRRF03B – Perform EWP rescue

Duration: 1 – 2 Days

Cost: $on application

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CPCCWHS1001 – Prepare to work safely in the construction industry

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: $150

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TLID1001 – Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

Duration: 1/2 Day

Cost: $190

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AHCARB206 – Operate and maintain stump grinding machines

Duration: 1 – 2 Days

This course covers the process of removing tree stumps from the ground with the aid of motorised stump grinders and defines the standard required to: conduct pre-operational and safety checks on machinery and equipment; perform hazard identification and risk control procedures; inspect the work area to determine method of removal using the risk controls; select and safely use a range of stump removal machinery and equipment; perform operational maintenance on stump removal machinery and equipment.

Cost: $ASK

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HLTAID001 – Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

Duration: 6 Hours

Cost: $99

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HLTAID003 – Provide first aid

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $199

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22325VIC – Course in Workplace Spotting for Service Assets

Duration: 1 Day

Cost: $275

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RIIWHS205D – Control traffic with stop-slow bat &
RIIWHS302D – Implement traffic management plan

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $400

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AHCCHM303 – Prepare and apply chemicals &
AHCCHM304 – Transport and store chemicals

Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $400

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UETTDREL14A – Working safely near live electrical apparatus as a non-electrical worker

UETTDRRF01B -Apply ESI safety rules, codes of practice and procedures for work on or near electrical apparatus

This course covers compliance with working safely up to the defined “safe approach distance” near energised electrical apparatus (inc. electrical powerlines) for non-electrical workers. It includes work functions that may be performed, such as vegetation control, scaffolding, rigging, painting, and/or any other activity that requires working safely and complying with requirements and/or
established procedures near live electrical apparatus by a non-electrical worker.

Frequency: 3-Monthly | Course size: 20 | Duration: 2 Days

Cost: $400

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AHCARB311 – Tie, dress, set and finish arborist knots

Duration: 3 Days

Cost: $ASK

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AHCARB312 – Use standard climbing techniques to access trees

Duration: 5 Days

Cost: $1600

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Short Courses | Non-Accredited

ESV Annual Refresher
Duration:
 1 Day

We offer a comprehensive annual refresher training program based on Energy Safe Victoria’s annual refresher requirements for vegetation workers holding UET20312 – Certificate II in ESI – Powerline Vegetation Control.

Cost: $300

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Initial and Refresher Training (VESI)

Duration: 2 Days

We deliver initial and refresher training to meet the requirements of the Victorian Electrical Supply Industry. This training includes national accredited qualifications and units of competence as well as non-accredited modules including:

  • Manual handling
  • Safe approach distances vegetation work
  • Safe approach to SWER
  • Environmental framework
  • Safety framework
  • Basic fire safety
  • Talk to us about our public courses and tailored workplace programs.

Cost: $ASK

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Why Choose Arbortrim arboriculture courses? Arbortrim? We are committed to providing the highest standard of training with flexible programs to meet the needs of individuals, businesses and government organisations.

Nationally registered

We are able to train and assess competency

At our training centres in Melbourne & Brisbane

Or at your workplace anywhere in Australia

Skilled expert trainers

Our team of skilled and passionate trainers are experts in their field

Providing practical experience in real life environments

Thanks to our training you will be better skilled, more confident and safer at work.

Government funding

We're can help students with government funding

Further your career with the support of government funding

Eligibility conditions apply. Contact us on 1300 366 015 for further information

Our Student Handbook

Our student handbook contains info regarding our courses

Also included

Info regarding a range of procedures and processes that a student may need during their training.

Download it here

We provide the best training possible

Arbortrim is a nationally registered arborist training organisation, delivering accredited arboriculture courses in Melbourne and across the nation. We are able to train and assess competency at our training centre in Melbourne or at your workplace anywhere in Australia.

Our team of skilled and passionate arborist training facilitators are experts in their field and provide more practical experience in real life environments. Whether it be tree climbing, removing trees in confined spaces, or removing vegetation near power lines, you will be better skilled, more confident and safer at work.

Contact our team for more info

Arbortrim Has Been Delivering Arboriculture Courses in Melbourne for Almost 30 Years

Arbortrim is an RTO providing high-quality arboriculture training to students in Australia. Arbortrim has been in operation for almost thirty years, and boasts a team of highly qualified and dedicated trainers.

What our customers have to say

“I found work within 3 days of completing the course and am working at Citywide as a ground worker. The course helped me gain employment and set me up for work in the Arboriculture industry”
Shane Binaisse
“I found work within 2 weeks of finishing the course. I am now working for Taylors Trees in the Bayswater depot. The course gave me enough hands on experience that when I got on the job I felt like I knew what I was doing. I would recommend Arbortrim to anyone.”
Stephen Christophers
“I Thought the course was very hands on. I got a lot of experience with the equipment and machines. I also found work within 2 weeks of completing the training and am currently working at Total Tree Contractors.”
Ben Graham
“The course was great and I learnt a lot. I found a job while doing the course and commenced work with Active Trees the day after I finished. I think the fact that I was currently doing the training help with gaining employment.”
Steven Holly
“I did the course with Arbortrim and found it to be excellent. It gave me the skills I needed to enter the Arboriculture industry. On completion of the course Arbortrim offered me labouring work with them which I have been doing since. They are a great company to work for and there courses are top quality. I would recommend Arbortrim to anyone who wants to enter this industry.”
Martin Kemp
“The course was great. When I completed Arbortrim got me in touch with Onsite Recruitment who set me up with landscape labouring work. The course set me up to work and I would recommend it.”
Jef Long
“I found the course to be very hands on and gave me the skills needed to get into the Arboriculture industry. I found work at Active Trees Ringwood through Onsite Recruitment and have been employed for the past 7 months. It only took about 3 weeks to find work.”
Dean Whitelaw
In February 2013, Arbortrim joined the Foresite Group, having been operating for nearly 30 years under previous owners.

Arbortrim enjoys a reputation for high-quality services for arboriculture, horticulture and landscape maintenance sectors.

With long established employer relationships, the business is ideally placed to provide arborist training in Melbourne for those looking to work outdoors.

Arbortrim is able to provide arborist courses in Melbourne under the Victorian Training Guarantee enabling students to further their careers with the support of government funding. This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth government funding. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility conditions apply. Contact us on (03) 97286080 for further information.

Through our aboriculture courses, Arbortrim is committed to providing the highest standard of training with flexible programs that meet the needs of individuals, businesses and government organisations. Nationally registered, we are able to train and assess competency at our training centre in Melbourne or at your workplace anywhere in Australia.

Commencing in 2006, the Foresite Group has continued to grow across Victoria and now has operations in Queensland and NSW.

We continuously strive to provide skills for industry and support the careers of people through our arborist courses and recruitment brands.

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