Meet the team

Jake

 

I own and run the business and deal with all the customers and am present on all jobs.

I have been working as a trained Tree Surgeon since 1996 under Nigel de Berker of Wessex Tree Company, Marshfield, Chippenham (see Testimonials).

 

I established my own business in 2002. 

My qualifications are: 

- NC Arboriculture, Merristwood College 1995

- NC Horticulture, Lackham College 2006 

- NC Woodland, Water and Game, Lackham College 1993

- NPTC Chainsaw Certificates in maintenance, cross cutting and felling, Lackham College 1993

- Use of a chainsaw from a rope and harness, Merristwood College 1995

- ITC Certificate in outdoor first aid.

- Aerial rescue NPTC certificate

Chris

 

Chris is the newest member of the team and joined us in 2011.

His qualifications are:

- ND Horticulture, Lackham College, 2011

- Use of Brushcutter/Strimmer/hedgecutter, Lackham College, 2011

- ITC Certificate in outdoor first aid

- Aerial rescue NPTC certificate

- NPTC Use of Woodchipper

- NPTC Use of chainsaw on ground and maintenance

Kieran

 

Kieran started working as a qualified Tree Surgeon for me in 2005 after attending Cannington College, Bridgwater.

His qualifications are:

- NC Arboriculture, Cannington College 2004

- NPTC use of a chainsaw from a rope and harness

- St John’s Ambulance 1-day Emergency First Aid at Work HSE recognized

Tom

 

I met Tom at Lackham College in 2006 while we both attended the NC Horticulture.

Tom’s qualifications are:

- ND Horticulture, Lackham College 2007

- Chainsaw cross cutting and maintenance, Lackham College 2007

- Use of Brushcutter/Strimmer, Lackham College 2007

- St John’s Ambulance 1-day Emergency First Aid at Work HSE recognized 2011

 

Tom runs his own business in Horticulture and subcontracts to help me on jobs. 

Tony

 

Tony attended the Somerset College of Horticulture after which he worked for a major landscaping company based in the Cotswolds. I worked along side him as a Tree Surgeon for a number of years until he branched off to put his woodworking skills into Fencing and 'bespoke' garden gate installation. It's a pleasure to have him as part of my team and to once again share our working days.