European Protected Species Training

The training is specifically targeted towards woodland owners, agents and contractors. The aim would be for participants to be able to identify likely habitats for the key species. Also undertake work to ensure compliance with good practice, therefore avoiding the need for any EPS licences.

The training will involve presentations in the morning session, to remind attendees of the basics of legislation and habitat requirements of the individual species. The afternoon session will be based outdoors and will be an interactive session.

Refreshments and lunch will be provided.

This is a full one day course the agenda will be emailed to participants before the event.

Link to booking form

English Woodand Timber Ltd.

Briquette Plant

We have the the dust extraction & the briquette press that were installed together in late 2013 both for sale, together or separately (although take them together and we might give you a deal!)

Call and speak to Ian McNally on 01730 816941

sales@englishwoodlandstimber.co.uk

WoodNet join FACE Partnership

Forestry Advisory Consortium

FACE is a group of forestry organisations and advisors who have come together to provide specialist support to forest and timber supply chain businesses which are considering investment in new facilities and equipment. It consists of the Community Forest Trust, Cumbria Woodlands, Kent Downs AONB, Martin Glynn FICFor, Northwoods, Rural Development Initiatives, Small Woods Association, Silvanus Trust, Sylva Foundation, Woodnet and Yorwoods. Together they advise on business planning, marketing, financial forecasting, grant applications and technical issues.

 

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Hand Crafted Log Cabin Fully hand-scribed log cabins, constructed using the scandinavian saddle notch technique.
Cabins are Made from Douglas Fir, Western Red Cedar or wood of buyers choice and treated for year round protection. Cabins come fully insulated.
Log frames available or turn-key finished builds.
Requests taken for any project, including bespoke log furniture. Lancashire UK
Advert Start Date: 26/3/18
Contact: Mark Hayes
M: 07931 163873
Timber Framer Wanted - Accommodation Supplied Timber framer required to lead on small oak timber frame project. 4 - 6 months work.
Accommodation supplied and good rates of pay.
Must be skilled and experienced in all aspects of oak timber framing work, and willing to work in a small team.
Please call Simon initially for a chat if this is of interest to you. Oxfordshire
Advert Start Date: 4/4/18
Contact: Simon - Ring Rose Trees
M: 07785 737910

News

A Training Resource for Traditional Timber Building

Trawcoe

Woodnet have completed a partnership project with architects, carpenters and woodwork trainers to support carpentry vocational skills training.

Supported by the Leonardo Lifelong Learning Programme Woodnet participants visited several European countries to discover the differences, and many similarities in timber construction and wood decoration.

The background to this research is available at www.trawcoe.com  and this web portal also provides a link to a 3D models exploring many of the structures, ranging from a barn in Kent to a Latvian windmill, a Romanian church and a French farmhouse.

 
 
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