Ignite: Firewood Production and Supply


Event Details

This course is aimed at both existing and fledgling firewood businesses.  The course covers firewood as a renewable fuel, sources of timber for firewood, equipment to handle, produce and deliver firewood, units and conversion factors, markets and economics of the supply chain including calculating sales prices from wet and dry weight to loose and stacked volumes.  Compliance with the sustainability requirements for fuel supplied to systems receiving RHI payments is a key feature of all our Ignite courses.  A Lantra Awards certificate of attendance is issued upon completion of the course.

A full Course Outline is available here.

Cost:  £150+VAT *

*  Members of Woodsure, the Wood Heat Association and the Confor Woodfuel Suppliers Group can take advantage of a 10% discount on course fees – just let us know at time of booking.

Price includes all course materials, handbooks, refreshments, lunch, Lantra registration and certification fees.

To book onto this course, please complete the Course Booking Form here or contact Erica Spencer on 01765 609355 – erica.spencer@ruraldevelopment.org.uk