CHL Trees and Forestry

Tree surgeons, forestry contractors and training provider

Tel: 01294 833648 or 0789 028 0096.                 Email us HERE

Craighead Farm, Dalry, Ayrshire.  KA24 4LQ

4x4, trailer and winch/recovery Training 

Through our parent company - Protec Training - We deliver Lantra Awards accredited 4x4,  B+E trailer and winch training delivered by professional driving and plant instructors who are DVSA qualified and registered.  Our trainers are mostly ex-military or ex-police and have world-wide experience in all types of operations.  Their knowledge is second to none and we provide training for all types of user from private individuals to major construction companies, relief agencies and emergency services.  We can also provide train-the-trainer instructor courses.

Driving in sand brings its own issues and hazards
Learning to cope with severe winter conditions
We are a Lantra Awards accredited traiing and qualifications centre
Moving through difficult ground using winches as part of disaster relief training.
All our stsaff have industry respected qualifications
NPTC Assessment availabe for forestry and arb qualifications

Winch and Recovery Training

CHL has access to some of the most knowledgable and experienced winch and recovery instructors around. Whether your winch is a hand operated Tirfor, 4x4 mounted electric or 32-tonne drum winch mounted on a digger our experts have the knowledge and skills to train you effectively and safely with fully accredited courses

We specialise in training for industrial cable-pulling winches and capstan winches - expertise that is hard to find from mainstream training providers.

B+E Trailer and Horse-box training

Our fully qualified DVSA Instructors deliver trainer training in preparation for the DVSA B+E test using our 4x4 and For Williams horse box.  We also provide trailer safety training for individuals and groups such as riding clubs, livery yards etc

Training is carried out at our fully equipped training centre in Dalry, Ayrshire, near Glasgow, or else on your own premises anywhere in the UK subject to certain requirements being met.  You can find out more about all our training at

All our driver traiing is carried out by fully qualified DVSA driving instructors

©Protec Training & consultancy Ltd 2020.  CHL is a trading name of Protec Training which is a Registered UK Learning Provider and Lantra Awards Qualifications Centre

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