Horticulture Equipment Operator Training Course

Course Aim:

This course aims to provide learners with the necessary information on the handling, safetly use and maintenace of Horticulture Tools and Equipment 

Course Objectives:

The Horticulture Tools and Equipment is a blended learning based course on what you need to know with respect to Horticulture Tool & Equipment in the workplace to include the role of the Employees and Employers regarding Horticulture.

Course Programme:

  • List common tools use in Horticulture – Strimmer, Hedge Trimmer, walk behind mower, leaf blower, etc.
  • Legislation & Regulations
  • Primary Use & Hazards associated with use
  • Noise awareness
  • Correct PPE Selection & use
  • Pre start checks & basic maintenance
  • Demonstrate safe operating procedure
  • Post care Use, Storage & Transportation
  • Written & Practical Assessments

Training Methods:

Classroom based power-point presentation with some practical exercises in hazard identification, risk assessment & information on using Horticulture Tools & Equipment safely.

Who Should Attend?

This course is ideal for staff whose work involves working outdoors & the use of Horticulture Tools & Equipment.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 8 learners
  • After successful completion candidates will receive a National Training Solutions Certificate of Horticulture Tools & Equipment which is valid for three years

  • Price on application. We can also offer group discounts.