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Short courses & Events

16th December 2017
NPTC Level 2 Sit Astride ATV (Quadbike)
Bicton College
Machinery

A one-day course in the Safe Use of Quadbikes (ATV).

This qualification will appeal to those who use sit astride all terrain vehicles. You may be working in agriculture, horticulture, forestry, grounds maintenance, outdoor events or use...

8th January 2018
Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross-cutting NPTC Level 2
Bicton College
Forestry & Conservation

The introductory chainsaw qualification.

This course is the first of a suite of NPTC certificates of competency in chainsaw qualifications.

Ideal for people with little or no previous experience of chainsaws, this course will cover...

9th January 2018
Agricultural Tractor Driving NPTC Level 2
Bicton College
Machinery

Practical tuition in tractor driving.

This course is suitable for those with some or no previous tractor driving experience. This training will cover all you need to know to operate a tractor safely and will include:

  • Health...
NPTC Level 2 Award - Telehandler
Bicton College
Machinery

This qualification will appeal to those who use a forklift as part of their work in agriculture, horticulture or distribution and warehousing. This training course is specifically for the rough terrain telescoping forklift truck, known as a...

15th January 2018
How to Use a Chainsaw
Bicton College
Forestry & Conservation

This one-day course is an introduction to using a chainsaw.

On this course you will cover the basics of the machinery and the routine maintenance to keep your chainsaw in a safe operational manner for use at home.

You will learn...

How to use a Chainsaw
Bicton College
Forestry & Conservation

This one-day course is an introduction to using a chainsaw.

On this course you will cover the basics of the machinery and the routine maintenance to keep your chainsaw in a safe operational manner for use at home.

You will learn...

PA1 and PA2 Principles of Safe Pesticide Application
Bicton College
Resource Management

Safe Use of Pesticides, Mounted, Self-propelled or trailed boom sprayers.

This two day course is the PA1 and PA2 training for the various types of boom sprayer. The first day of this training will be classroom bassed with an online...

PA1 and PA6 Principles of Safe Pesticide Application NPTC
Bicton College
Resource Management

Safe Use of pesticdes for hand held applicators.

This two day course is the PA1 & PA6 training for knapsack sprayers. The first day of this training will be classrrom based with an online assessment at the end of the day. Topics...

22nd January 2018
Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross-cutting
Bicton College
Forestry & Conservation

The introductory chainsaw qualification.

This course is the first of a suite of NPTC certificates of competency in chainsaw qualifications.

Ideal for people with little or no previous experience of chainsaws, this course will cover...

5th February 2018
Brushcutters and Trimmers NPTC Level 2
Duchy College
Forestry & Conservation

Brushcutters (fixed blade) and trimmers (nylon cord) are extremely useful tools for grounds maintenance. Due to the nature of the high speed rotating heads they can be extremely dangerous both to the operator and people nearby. Completion of this...

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