Level 2 Award in Safe Use of Manually Fed Woodchipper (NPTC 0020-57)
This one-day course aims to prepare participants for the NPTC award in the safe use of a manually fed woodchipper.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
It is suitable for any participant wanting to achieve an NPTC award in the safe use of a manually fed woodchipper.
The minimum age for a candidate taking this course is 16 years.
What will you learn?
During the training you will cover the following outcomes:
- Know the health and safety requirements for operating a wood-chipper
- Be able to carry out a risk assessment on a site
- Be able to prepare the equipment and site for wood-chipping operations
- Be able to operate a wood-chipper
- Carry out maintenance on a wood-chipper
How will you learn?
This course will be delivered on-site at Broomfield Hall.
What will you need to bring with you?
You will be required to supply your own:
- Steel toe-capped boots
- Writing materials
- Lunch (there will be facilities on-site if you wish to purchase your lunch here)
How will you be assessed?
Candidates will complete a practical test with one-to-one verbal questioning on the same day as training.
DCG offers a range of one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Agriculture and a wide variety of other land-based topics – please see the DCG part-time prospectus for a full list and details.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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Course Information Last Updated On: December 1, 2023 3:57 pm