Surrey's foremost professional Tree Surgeons serving Dorking, Horsham, Reigate & surroundings
We’re never happier than when we are up a tree or around and about in Surrey, checking on the health of our county’s trees, keeing them happy and safe. If you think you may need our help just fill in this simple form or give us a call. Dave knows everything there is to know about tree surgery and he’s always able to offer advice and free consultation.
David Ford ND Arb
David Trained at Merrist Wood College one of the most highly regarded land-based training colleges in the UK. After gaining his National Diploma in Arboriculture in 1998, David travelled to Australia and America working as a tree surgeon on some of the largest tree species in the world. Returning home via Europe, Dave gained valuable experience on tree species more native to the UK.
David worked for several local tree care firms before starting his own company in 2002. Driven by Dave’s extensive 14 year experience the company has continued to grow from strength to strength into the professional and successful business it is today.
Relevant Surrey Tree Surgeon qualifications
Ten Week Tree Surgery for Craftsmen, 1994
National Cerificate in Arboriculture, 1997
National Diploma in Arboriculture, 1998
Training and CPD
Professional Tree Inspection – Certificate of Training
Chainsaw and related Operations – (NPTC CS30, 31, 32, 38, 39)
Woodchippers – Certificate of Basic Training (Lantra)
Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations
Emergency First Aid in The Workplace (HSE Appointed Person)
NPTC Thorough examination of Arboricultural Equipment
Signing, Lighting & Guarding Certificate
Designing with trees (Kew Gardens)
Fruit Tree pruning workshop (Arboricultural Association)