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Location: Broomfield Hall
Start: Roll On Roll Off - Contact Us
Days / Times: Contact Us
Tuition (£): 255.00*
Exams (£): 90.00**
On successful completion of this course, you will be able to prepare and use an ATV safely.
The minimum age for candidates taking this course is 16 years.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification.
The course will cover:
Comply with legal requirements, with an emphasis on safe practice
Identify the risks associated with using an ATV
Understand the main causes of accidents
Identify the controls and components
Understand the function of all instruments
Carry out daily and appropriate pre-start checks
Identify and report any faults
Operate an ATV safely on a variety of slopes and terrain
Identify loading/towing capacities
Drive with loads and trailed equipment
Load and secure for transport on the road (if appropriate)
Understand legal and practical requirements for travelling on the public road.
How will I be assessed?
There is a formal NPTC assessment, which is taken on a separate day. Tests are organised by NPTC and can be taken at the College or on your own site.
Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?
You will be required to supply your own:
Overalls or tight fitting work clothes with no dangling drawstrings
Steel toe-capped boots or wellingtons
What can I do after this course?
Derby College offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Agriculture and a wide range of other land-based topics - please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.
* Tuition - This figure is the tuition fee to be paid - There are no concessionary fees available.
** Exam - This fee is to cover the cost of registration with the relevant awarding body.