Your Private Alternative to TAFE in Queensland for Arboricultural & Chainsaw Training
RTO: 31528
07 3279 4608


Training For Trees Pty Ltd began its inception in 2003 as a registered training organisation specialising in all aspects of arboricultural training. TFT, owned and operated by Peter and Heidi Chaffin, was established to build on and enhance the continuing standards of training and tree care in Australia.

Training for Tree’s reputation & success
is proven by the experience, dedication
& delivery of quality professional training.

Director and principal trainer, Peter Chaffin began his career in arboriculture in 1984 when he founded P J Chaffin Tree Surgery now known as Chaffin Tree Surgery (UK). Expanding on his practical and theoretical knowledge and passion for the industry, Peter became a trainer and assessor for the UK awarding body, NPTC (National Proficiency Test Council) and was engaged in the delivery of training and assessment for Plumpton Agricultural College, Chichester University and various corporate companies and councils.

TFT’s ‘hands on’ approach to training & support has been the epitome of our success & reputation, evident in our technique & delivery of training qualification courses.

Training and assessment including refresher training  for corporate/business operators  can be conducted at your workplace.


  • AHC50516
    Diploma in Arboriculture
    Next Date: 9th April, 2018

Short Courses

  • Information Session AHC50516 Diploma in Arboriculture
    Next Date: 14th March, 2018