Typically a 2 day integrated training with an assessment. A certificate will be issued following successful completion.
Attachments such as the arm-mounted cutter give tractors an unrivalled versatility when it comes to rural work. However without proper training, incorrect use of cutting equipment can lead to accidents.
This course will teach you how to operate this useful tool safely and competently. Novices will be able to develop their skills, while more experienced users can hone their techniques. You'll learn the theory behind the equipment and its safe use and once you've been taught the pre-operational checks, you'll gain vital practical experience.
Course sessions include: health and safety legislation, controls, pre-start checks, operating the tractor manoeuvring, mounted implements, trailed machinery, (PTOs), tractor mounted front-end loader, general safety when using an arm-mounted cutter ,the cutter, pre-use checks, roadside working, practical operation of the arm-mounted cutter.
*Please note this is a seasonal course and is not available for selection in the January / February skills window.*