CAVAT Training Day with Chris Neilan

CAVAT training Day, Colchester May 2019

CAVAT is becoming established as an essential tool in any UK arboriculturist‘s toolkit.  It is now widely used to recover realistic replacement costs for damaged public trees, to help safeguard trees during development and as an asset management tool.

Are you confident that you can use CAVAT accurately and defensibly?  See the flyer for the event and details here.  Tickets are limited, so book early below via Paypal to guarantee your place.

Sharon Hosegood Associates Ltd is proud to announce that on Tuesday  13th February 2018 it will host a full day’s training in CAVAT by its author Christopher Neilan. The day has been carefully planned to give both new or experienced users confidence that they understand both the aims and uses of both methods. Chris will concentrate on the correct use of the Full method- including a guided practical group session. 

Light refreshments and lunch will be provided.  For more information contact Noel Durdant-Hollamby (SHA) 01245 608362, e-mail

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Sharon Hosegood Associates is pleased to be working with A Vision of Britain to produce the remaining Community Tree Strategies for Epping Forest District Council.

This externally funded three-year project aims to serve the community by listening, acting and involving them in sustainable tree care, to produce tree strategies and to celebrate our rich tree heritage.

The project will launch on April 1st – subscribe to this blog and watch for progress of this exciting project. See the Community Engagement page on the site for more, including the updates as and when we publish them.