The Association maintains a list of its members that carry out hedge laying works (List last updated Jan 2017)
In order to maintain professional standards of work, members are expected to achieve a professional qualification through the National Proficiency Tests Council (NPTC)(UK), or equivalent.
CERTIFIED HEDGELAYERS – NPTC ASSESSOR
NPTC Assessor – Has proved competence over and above basic standard.
Can assess candidates to basic standard
|30 years experience; I have laid hedges in 27 of the 32 counties. |
I also carry out hedgerow surveys and produce management plans.
Presentations, talks and guided walks can be arranged.
Training on a one-to-one or group basis (max 6).
Area – will travel / NPTC Assessor / Provides Training /
Insurance: public liability
|Address: Miskaun. Ballinamore Co. Leitrim |
Contact: Ph 071 96 44765 firstname.lastname@example.org
|Area – Northern Ireland / NPTC Assessor / Provides Training / DARD demonstration farm .|
|Address: 1 Brackagh Road, Moneymore, Magherafelt, Co.Derry BT45 7RR |
Contact: 0044 796 31871 / email@example.com
CERTIFIED HEDGELAYERS – NPTC AO20 CERT.
NPTC AO20 Cert. Indicates the ability to lay hedges to a basic standard
|I have been teaching traditional countryside skills including hedelaying and drystone walling for over twenty years. After joining the hedgelaying society I attained my hedgelaying qualification in 2008 and continue to work in the countryside, teaching and laying hedges. Full public liability insurance for teaching and contract work. |
Ireland North and South / NPTC AO20 Cert / Insurance / Provides Training
|Address: Welig Heritage Crafts, 63 Cloughey Road, Nunsbridge, Portaferry, BT22 1NH Co. Down |
Contact: 0044 427 71542 / 0044 7732600907 / firstname.lastname@example.org
|Midlands / NPTC AO20 Cert / Insurance / Provides Training|
|Address: Tinnamuck, Moate, Co. Westmeath Contact: 05793 36209 / 00 353 86 3482951 / email@example.com|
|Offaly / NPTC AO20 Cert / Public liability Insurance .|
|Address: Kilcormac, Birr, Co. Offaly |
Contact: 086 3022806 / firstname.lastname@example.org
|Master hedge layer with 40 years’ experience of working on all types of hedges, in a number of styles. Training can be arranged on a one-to-one or group basis. Powerpoint presentations and talks given to interested groups. Consultation service available. NPTC AO20 Cert / Insurance / Provides Training. Wexford, Waterford, Kilkenny, Carlow, Wicklow, Kildare, Laois, and Dublin|
|Address: The Bodgers Hovel Coolgarrow Enniscorthy Co. Wexford Y2 A5V6 |
Contact: 087 1262490 / email@example.com
|Dublin /south east / NPTC AO20 Cert / Insurance|
|Address: Chapel Lane, Glenealy, Co. Wicklow Contact: 0404 44849 / 00353 86 8464515 / James@stickman.ie|
|NPTC AO20 Cert / Insurance / lapsed NPTC Assessor. Covers area 40 mile radius of Drumcliffe, County Sligo__|
|Address: Drumcliff South, County Sligo |
Contact: 071 9145504 / 00353 87 7428084 / firstname.lastname@example.org
|Monaghan, Meath, Cavan / NPTC AO20 Cert / Insurance / Provides Training|
|Address: Annadrumman, Castleblaney, Co. Monaghan, A75 PD23 Contact: 042 9740926 / 087 1462790 / email@example.com|
|Leinster / NPTC AO20 Cert / Public liability Insurance / Provides Training|
|Address: Rathgar, Dublin 6 Contact: 00 353 85 1645 990 / firstname.lastname@example.org ________________________________|
|Mayo (and nearby) / NPTC AO20 Cert / Provides Training|
|Address: Derrynacanna, Ballintober, Claremorris, Co. Mayo Contact: 094 9030665 / 086 8613968 / email@example.com|
|I have been NPTC accredited since 2008 and also have the Coillte Chainsaw Safety Certificate. I provide a service for farmers in agri-environment schemes and take on private contracts. Last season I laid over 800 metres of hedges in Ireland covering all counties. |
Will travel / NPTC AO20 Cert / Provides Training
|Address: Brackloon, Shrule, Co.Mayo |
Contact: 087 9175183 / firstname.lastname@example.org