CSCS Construction Course

The CSCS Course (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) is a training program designed to provide individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to work safely on construction sites in the UK. The course is mandatory for anyone who wants to obtain a CSCS card, which is a widely recognised certification that proves an individual’s competence and qualifications to work in the construction industry.

The course covers a range of topics, including health and safety regulations, safe manual handling, working at height, 
and the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE).
It also includes practical training and assessment to ensure
that individuals have the necessary skills to work safely on construction sites.

The course is delivered by accredited training providers, and the length of the course can vary depending on the specific training provider and the level of certification being sought.The most common CSCS card is the Green card, which is for entry-level workers, and the course typically lasts one day. On successful completion of this training, you will be given a CSCS card.
We run an online course which will help you gain your CSCS Card.


You will also gain your Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment certificate as part of this course 
which alongside passing your CITB Health, Safety & Environment Touchscreen test will allow you to gain your CSCS Green
Labourers Card.

Fibre Optics Engineering

Fibre Optics Engineering is a unique and specialised course focused on the application of fibre optic systems. These systems utilise light to transmit data, making them a key component in modern communication infrastructures. This fascinating technology has wide-ranging applications across multiple industries, including telecommunications, medical, defense, and more, reflecting its versatile nature and immense potential.

Our 3-week course, tailored specifically for individuals interested in this field, is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of Fibre Optics Engineering. We aim to equip our students with the knowledge and skills to work in the Optical Fibre Cable Industry, a fast-growing sector of the market with a high demand for skilled professionals.

The course curriculum covers a breadth of topics, such as the fundamental principles of fibre optics, the process of installation, cabling,  techniques for testing, and the essentials of maintenance. It is structured to provide an in-depth understanding of all facets of fibre optics engineering.

Regardless of your background or level of experience, our course can serve as a valuable resource. For beginners, it offers a solid foundation in the field. For those with some experience, it can enhance existing knowledge and refine skills. It is our belief that education is a stepping stone towards a successful career, and we strive to provide that through this course.

Forklift Training

Our Forklift course is designed to provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to operate a forklift safely and efficiently. You will learn about the different types of forklifts, their features, and how to perform pre-operation inspections. You will also learn how to manoeuvre the forklift, pick up and move loads, and properly park the forklift.

Courses are between 2-5 days depending on experience. Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of competence, which is widely recognised by employers in the industry. We offer both classroom and practical training, and our experienced instructors will guide you through the entire process.

We are offering 3 different courses:

  1. Counterbalance & Reach
  2. Counterbalance only
  3. Reach only


Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) is a vital component of public safety and security. Operated by trained individuals, these cameras monitor public spaces, deter crime, and provide evidence when necessary. The Security Industry Authority (SIA) in the UK regulates the training of these operators, ensuring they are equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge for effective and responsible CCTV operation.

The 4-day Course CCTV Training extensively covers legal requirements, camera operation, image interpretation, and data protection. This ensures operators are well-versed in ethical and legal guidelines, can effectively operate and understand the technicalities of CCTV cameras, and can interpret footage accurately. It also emphasizes the importance of protecting data, respecting privacy, and ensuring the lawful use of CCTV footage.

Approved and vetted by the SIA, this training is delivered by certified providers. Upon successful completion, operators receive a competence certificate, valid for three years, signifying their ability to carry out their duties responsibly and effectively.

Non-compliance, such as operating CCTV cameras without proper training, can result in legal consequences including fines or imprisonment. Thus, it becomes paramount for employers to ensure their CCTV operators receive the SIA CCTV training.

In essence, the SIA CCTV training is indispensable for public safety and individual rights. It serves as a legal requirement for CCTV operators in the UK, and non-compliance can lead to serious repercussions. Employers must prioritise this training to ensure their CCTV operations are carried out in a lawful and effective manner.

SIA Door Supervision

The SIA Door Supervision Course is a 6-day programme that allows candidates to gain their SIA Door Supervision licence. The course includes a Level 3 Emergency First-Aid at Work qualification, 4 multiple-choice written exams, and a Physical Intervention practical assessment. Candidates who successfully complete the course are guaranteed an interview. 

SIA (Security Industry Authority) Door Supervision course is a training program designed to equip individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to work as a door supervisor in the UK. Door supervisors are responsible for ensuring the safety and security of people and property at licensed premises, such as retail, events, nightclubs, bars, and pubs.

The SIA Door supervision course is regulated by the Security Industry Authority and is mandatory for anyone who wishes to work as a door supervisor in the UK. The course covers a range of topics including conflict management, physical intervention, communication skills, and legislation relevant to the security industry.

SIA Close Protection

The Security Industry Authority (SIA) Close Protection Course is a training program designed for individuals who wish to work in the private security industry in the UK. The program is regulated by the SIA, which is the organisation responsible for regulating the private security industry in the UK.

Cherrytree Foundation delivers a 4-week course for learners who want to work in close protection which includes gaining a 3-day Level 3 First Aid qualification and SIA CP licence.

The SIA Close Protection Course is a comprehensive program that covers all aspects of close protection, including threat assessment, surveillance, risk management, and conflict management. The program is designed to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to work as close protection operatives in a variety of environments.

Upon completion of the SIA Close Protection Course, individuals will have the necessary qualifications and skills to apply for an SIA license to work as a close protection operative in the UK. The course is a requirement for anyone wishing to work in this field and is recognised by employers across the industry.

Overall, the SIA Close Protection Course is an essential program for anyone wishing to work in the private security industry in the UK. The course provides individuals with the necessary qualifications and skills to work as close protection operatives in a range of different environments, and is recognised by employers across the industry.