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NPTC Level 2 Award Sit Astride All Terrain Vehicle

On successful completion of this course, you will be able to prepare and use an ATV safely.

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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-level-2-award-sit-astride-all-terrain-vehicle
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Course Information for Students

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

This course will be delivered on on-site.

You will be required to supply your own:

  • Overalls or tight fitting work clothes with no dangling drawstrings
  • Steel toe-capped boots or wellingtons
  • Writing materials
  • Lunch/refreshments

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.

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