Safe use of handheld hedge cutters

  • £250 + VAT
    Please note, this course has a fee and is subject to cancellation terms and conditions.

  • 1 day

This is an independently assessed qualification aimed at those who use handheld hedge cutters as part of their work, either in horticulture, arboriculture or forestry.

The course covers the use of handheld hedge cutters, including pre-use checks and maintenance, identification of controls and instruments and operating the machine to cut hedges to the capacity of the machine.

Integrated assessment.

There are no entry requirements in order to attend this course.

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Chainsaw maintenance and operation
  • PA1 PA6 Safe use of pesticides
  • PA2 Tractor mounted spraying
  • NPTC Safe use of pedestrian mowers
  • Tractor driving – agricultural and related operations

The course covers the use of handheld hedge cutters, including pre-use checks and maintenance, identification of controls and instruments and operating the machine to cut hedges to the capacity of the machine.

Integrated assessment.

There are no entry requirements in order to attend this course.

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Chainsaw maintenance and operation
  • PA1 PA6 Safe use of pesticides
  • PA2 Tractor mounted spraying
  • NPTC Safe use of pedestrian mowers
  • Tractor driving – agricultural and related operations

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