Safe use of Handheld Leaf Blowers and Vacuums

  • £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 qualification is aimed at those who use handheld leaf blowers and vacuums as part of their work, either in horticulture, arboriculture or forestry.

The course covers the use of leaf blowers and vacuums, covering pre-use checks and maintenance, identification of controls and instruments and operating the machine to blow or collect vast amounts of leaves to the capacity of the machine.

Practical test with 1 -2- 1 verbal questioning.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Pedestrian mowers
  • Ride on mowers
  • Wood chipper
  • Chainsaws
  • Safe use of pesticides

The course covers the use of leaf blowers and vacuums, covering pre-use checks and maintenance, identification of controls and instruments and operating the machine to blow or collect vast amounts of leaves to the capacity of the machine.

Practical test with 1 -2- 1 verbal questioning.

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Enhance your skill set with:

  • Pedestrian mowers
  • Ride on mowers
  • Wood chipper
  • Chainsaws
  • Safe use of pesticides

Pencoed Campus, Pencoed, CF35 5LG

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