Useful Links

explore forestry careers

Tree Sparks has been really lucky to be able to meet with lots of amazing organisations and companies who are all about forestry and the environment and they have some amazing resources all about careers - we wanted to share them with and have made a handy list for you to have a look at, so have a browse and check out how awesome forestry careers can be!

The RFS are all about trying to promote and inspire the wise management of trees and woodlands - and a key part of that is getting more people to work in forestry and conservation. They have a whole site devoted to all things forestry careers so check it out and get all your forestry related questions answered in one place!

The ICF is the UK’s Royal Chartered professional body for forestry and has a large membership base of professional foresters with many years of experience. They are keen to encourage and support the next generation of foresters and also give accreditation to many higher and further education courses - have a look at what they have going on here.

Confor aims to support sustainable forestry and wood-using businesses through political engagement, market promoting and supporting their members’ competitiveness. They asked some of their members about their work in the forestry industry and you can find out more over on their website.

The Arboricultural Association is all for raising the profile of arboriculture and they are experts at all things arb. They have some awesome resources on their website all about careers in the industry, studying arb and even have a young arborists blog so we highly recommend checking them out if you like the sound of getting hands on with trees!