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Trailer Use and Reversing

This course is for anyone who uses trailers, horse boxes or caravans. You will learn about legislation, safe loading and operating the trailer.

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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: 7.00
Start: Flexible
Tuition: £170
Exam: £80
Broomfield Hall

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/trailer-use-and-reversing
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Course Information for Students

This course is for anyone who uses trailers, horse boxes or caravans. You will learn about legislation, safe loading, and operating and reversing the trailer.

The minimum age for a candidate taking this course is 17 years. You need to have a full driving licence which covers use of trailers on the road.

This one-day course covers: 

  • Legislation regarding trailers and road use
  • Safe loading and securing
  • Operating a vehicle and trailer on public highways and private roads
  • Reversing, including around corners, at angles and straight

This course will be delivered on-site at Broomfield Hall.

You will be required to supply your own:

  • Steel toe-cap boots
  • Writing materials
  • Lunch (there will be on-site facilities if you wish to purchase your lunch here)

You will be assessed throughout the day and will receive a certificate of completion.

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

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

Course Information for Employers

If you are an employer and would like to know more about the apprenticeships and professional training we deliver or how you can get involved in co-creating and co-delivering the curriculum, please contact us via email on businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk, call us on 01332 387 421 or visit our employer pages here.

Career Information



This course could lead to one of these careers...

Managers and Proprietors in Agriculture and Horticulture

£33463

Managers and Proprietors in Agriculture and Horticulture

Farm Workers

£22914

Farm Workers

Agricultural Machinery Drivers

£30888

Agricultural Machinery Drivers

Farmers

£20491

Farmers

Horticultural Trades

£19973

Horticultural Trades

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: February 15, 2024 3:35 pm