Tom Peacock

What subjects do you teach?

Practical arboriculture, including maintenance, felling, climbing, aerial tree work, wood chipper and stump grinder.

How many years have you been teaching?

I have been at Merrist Wood College for 15 years, covering a variety of both full time and part-time leisure courses. I have also taught the Tree Surgery for craftsmen course.

What do you enjoy about teaching adults?

Activate Learning learners are a pleasure to teach, they want to learn in a professional environment with a proven heritage in the subject area.

What got you into arboriculture?

A general interest in the subject area

What other passions do you have?

My family and I enjoy cycling.

Why should someone join your classes?

I enjoy passing on my knowledge, skills and experience. Bring along a desire to learn!