CCFG Event

Date: 21 & 22 April 2021
Location: Stourhead (Western) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorset border


Description: This course provides an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The course is designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly. The two-day course incorporates site visits in irregular coniferous and broadleaved stands and looks in detail at the silviculture of transformation and the monitoring of stand structure and performance. For more information see the flyer (PDF 818 KB).
Contact: For more information contact David Pengelly at SelectFor: david@selectfor.com

CCFG Event

Date: 16 & 17 September 2020
Location: Stourhead (Western) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorset border


Description: This course provides an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The course is designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly. The two-day course incorporates site visits in irregular coniferous and broadleaved stands and looks in detail at the silviculture of transformation and the monitoring of stand structure and performance. For more information see the flyer (PDF 818 KB).
Contact: For more information contact David Pengelly at SelectFor: david@selectfor.com

CCFG Event

Date: 17 & 18 April 2019
Location: Stourhead (Western) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorset border


Description: This course provides an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The course is designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly. The two-day course incorporates site visits in irregular coniferous and broadleaved stands and looks in detail at the silviculture of transformation and the monitoring of stand structure and performance. For more information see the flyer (PDF 3MB).
Contact: For more information contact David Pengelly at SelectFor: david@selectfor.com
CCFG Event
Date: 18 & 19 April 2018
Location: Stourhead (Western) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorset border


Description: This course provides an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The course is designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly and will incorporate a marking exercise followed by a review of the silvicultural and economic consequences of the marking. For more information see the flyer (PDF, 860 KB).
Contact: For more information contact David Pengelly at SelectFor: david@selectfor.com

CCFG Event

Date: October 2018 tbc
Location: Clocaenog, North Wales


Description:

A 2-day course covering the silvicultural principles of CCF management, designed for Foresters, Woodland Officers and Work Supervisors. This event will be delivered by Dr Jens-Uwe Haufe in Ruthin (North Wales), focusing on spruce and fir.

We currently have a definite 3 places available to CCFG members. Contact us urgently to register your interest.

Cost: Maximum of £300 per delegate (cost dependent on final numbers)

Contact: For more information see the summary flyer for the course or contact Mandy at administrator@ccfg.org.uk.

 

CCFG Event

Date: 10 & 11 October 2018
Location: Stourhead (Western) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorset border


Description: This course provides an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The course is designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly and will incorporate a marking exercise followed by a review of the silvicultural and economic consequences of the marking. For more information see the flyer (PDF, 872 KB).
Contact: For more information contact David Pengelly at SelectFor: david@selectfor.com
CCFG Event
Date: 02-03 May 2017

Location: Stourhead (Western) Estate and the Rushmore Estate, Wiltshire/Dorset borders.


Description: An in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests.

Contact: For more information contact David Pengelly at SelectFor: david@selectfor.com
CCFG Event
Date: Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th October, 2016

Location: Stourhead (Weston) Estate


Description: This two day course held at Stourhead (Weston) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorest border is offered by SelectFor Ltd. The course provides an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The course is designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly. The two day course costs £330+VAT per person. For further details see the attached booking form (  PDF, 80 KB) or contact David Pengelly.

CCFG Event
Date: May to July, 2016

Details: (FC course ref. 3.48B CCF 2 -Silviculture)


Description: The Forestry Commission courses for 2016 are as follows:
  • 24 & 25th May 2016 – Lyndhurst
  • 26 & 27th May 2016 – Lyndhurst
  • 7 & 8th June 2016 – Ruthin
  • 9 & 10th June 2016 – Ruthin
  • 5 & 6th July 2016 – Aboyne
  • 7 & 8th July 2016 – Aboyne

The courses will be led by Jens Haufe. For bookings or enquiries please contact Katrina Gardner.

Full details are provided in the attached flyer (  PDF, 65 KB) including details for FC course ref. 3.48 CCF 1 – Late Transformation and FC course ref. 3.48C CCF 3 – Operations. All courses are open to external participants provided spaces are available but please note that modules 3.48 and 3.48C are primarily designed for FC staff and the FC reserve the right to cancel external bookings if more places are required for FC staff.


CCFG Event
Date: Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th October 2015

Location: Stourhead (Weston) Estate, Stourton, near Mere and the Rushmore Estate on the Wiltshire/Dorest border


Description: These two day courses, offered by SelectFor Ltd, provide an in-depth introduction to the theory and practical application of irregular silviculture in coniferous and broadleaved stands with the emphasis on lowland forests. The courses are designed for 14 trainees and will be led by Andy Poore and David Pengelly. The two day course costs £330+VAT per person. For further details see the attached flyer (  PDF, 850 KB) or contact David Pengelly.