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Compact Tractor driving and use

Courses are delivered to  give the candidate the knowledge & practical skill to acheive certificates of competence by assessment by bodies such as NPTC City & Guilds.

Nptc City  Guilds LogoCourse Fees £195.00 + Vat 

Awarded certificates of competence are widely recognised by both sector employers and the health & safety executive.

Tution relating to operating a compact tractor including driving skills & PTO implement use.

Content of the course

• Identify and comply with manufacturers instructions in accordance with the operator’s handbook and applicable legislation.

• Carry out all pre-use and running checks.

• Prepare the tractor for site and road travel.

• Attach trailed and mounted implements to the tractor.

• Travel over differing types of terrain, including undulating ground with trailed and mounted implements.

• Travel up and down substantial inclines with and without mounted and trailed implements.

• Manoeuvre in confined areas using forward and reverse direction with and without mounted and trailed implements.

• Identify precautions and actions for underground and overhead services and other hazards.

• Operating PTO driven implements.


Compact Tractor

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Courses are delivered to give the candidate the knowledge & practical skill to achieve certificates of competence by assessment by bodies such as NPTC City & Guilds.

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Combined Arborists Starter Courses


Combined Grounds Maintenance Course


Tree Surgery Tree Climbing, Aerial Rescue & Tree Pruning, Tree Dismantling, Ground assistant.


Chainsaw  Maintenance, Small & Large Tree Felling, Dangerous Trees, Polechainsaws.


Farm: Tractor Driving including Loader attachments, Trailer & Pto Attachments,  Quad Bike Use,

Pto Boom Pesticides Spraying. 


Land:  Strimmers, Hedgecutters, Grass Mowers, Backpack Pesticide Spraying


Machinery: Woodchippers, Stump Grinders, Mini Digger Use, Cherry Picker Use.


First Aid: 1 Day & Multiple Day Trauma & First Aid Training.