NPTC Safe Use of Pedestrian Mowers

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

  • 1 day, 9 am – 4.30 pm

This course will appeal if you use pedestrian controlled mowers as part of your work. You may work as a groundsman, green keeper or in amenity horticulture.

The course covers pre-use checks, maintenance, identification of controls and instruments, and operating the machine taking into account the type of cutting mechanism used (rotary, cylinder, flail or reciprocating knife or greens machine with interchangeable units).

2 hour assessment with an external examiner at Pencoed Campus.

Candidates must be aged 16 or above.

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Safe use of ride-on self propelled mowers

The course covers pre-use checks, maintenance, identification of controls and instruments, and operating the machine taking into account the type of cutting mechanism used (rotary, cylinder, flail or reciprocating knife or greens machine with interchangeable units).

2 hour assessment with an external examiner at Pencoed Campus.

Candidates must be aged 16 or above.

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Safe use of ride-on self propelled mowers

Pencoed Campus, Pencoed, CF35 5LG

This campus is home to an extensive range of subject areas: Land-based, Construction, Sport and Public Services along with our brand new state-of-the-art STEAM Academy for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths.

The campus has great facilities such as a 3G sports pitch, modern equine areas, sports hall and conditioning gym. Located on the outskirts of the village of Pencoed, this campus also offers local amenities and transport links within easy reach.

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