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NPTC Award in the Safe Use of Pedestrian Controlled Mowers – Level 2

This one-day course aims to prepare participants for the NPTC Certificate of Competence in Use of Self-Propelled Mowers. The course also includes assessment, to be arranged on a separate day.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Agriculture
Adult and Community
Location: Broomfield Hall
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: N
Weeks: 1
Hours: 14.00
Start: Flexible
Days/Times:
Tuition: £255
Exam: £90
Broomfield Hall

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/nptc-award-in-the-safe-use-of-pedestrian-controlled-mowers-level-2
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Course Information for Students

This one-day course aims to prepare participants for the NPTC Certificate of Competence in Use of Self-Propelled Mowers. The course also includes assessment, to be arranged on a separate day.

The minimum age for a candidate taking this course is 16 years. You should preferably have knowledge of basic use of machinery.

The course will cover:

  • The relevant legal requirements
  • How to avoid the potential dangers
  • Essential maintenance
  • Correct use of both rotary and cylinder mowers.

This course will be delivered on on-site.

You will be required to supply your own:

  • Steel toe-capped boots/wellingtons
  • Boiler suit
  • Writing materials
  • Lunch (there will be facilities onsite if you wish to purchase your lunch here)

There is a practical assessment, lasting approximately two hours.

Derby College Group 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 Group Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

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Course Information Last Updated On: October 18, 2021 1:29 pm