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Sunday 24th October 2021

Law and Management of Invasive Non-Native Plants

An online CPD qualification to develop your skills in the law and management of invasive non-native plant species, including Japanese Knotweed and Giant Hogweed.

Qualification overview

An online CPD qualification to develop your skills in the law and management of invasive non-native plant species, including Japanese Knotweed and Giant Hogweed.

Key features:

  • Understand the impact of high profile Invasive Non-Native Plants (INNPs)
  • The legal implications in England and Wales relevant to UK INNPs
  • Understand management solutions and what they achieve for treating INNPs
  • Training material delivered by leading authority on non-native plant species
  • Provides in-depth training with assessment to demonstrate knowledge attained

Qualification Summary

Qualification duration:

10 hours

Study method:

Online

Qualification outcome:

Sava Certificate

Cost

£295 inc. VAT

Training

The qualification is delivered through an online learning platform giving you flexibility as to where and when you undertake your CPD learning. You can enrol on this course at any time and work through the content at your own pace.

Module information - click to view
  • 1. Introduction

    Introduction to Law and Management of invasive non-native plants from Dr Dan Jones

  • 2. UK Legislative Framework

    Invasive plant legislation and case law is not only UK-based, reflecting the international challenges that invasive alien species (IAS) create

  • 3. Japanese Knotweed UK case law

    Recent case law is driving changes in the way that invasive plants are perceived in the UK across a wide range of sectors, including the property sector

  • 4. Management Plans

    What makes a good invasive plant management plan? Knowing this helps us to make informed choices during property surveys and when our clients ask tricky questions!

  • 5. Japanese Knotweed control, management and remediation

    Is the Japanese Knotweed eradicated or controlled? Knowing what different management processes mean, helps you to help your clients

  • 6. Legal Restrictions

    There is extensive legislation around the use off herbicides and this informs what can be used and when

Assessment

There is an online test after completion of the course to demonstrate knowledge attained.

How long does it take?

It will take most people approximately 10 hours to complete.

Trainer expertise

Training material is developed by Dr. Dan Jones from Advanced Invasives, an Honorary Researcher at Swansea University. Dan is a leading authority on non-native plant species.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements.

Who is the Qualification designed for?

  • Professionals working in land and property management, maintenance and contracting etc.
  • Members of RICS and other professional bodies such as CIOB and CABE who provide valuations and survey reports for homeowners and lenders

Cost

The cost of the qualification is £295 inc. VAT. This includes all online training material, the test and the award of the Sava Certificate.

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