This course is ideally suited to arborists, grounds persons, estate workers, landscape gardeners… indeed anyone who needs to be able to maintain and operate a stump grinding machine.
WHAT WILL BE COVERED?
The course will cover basic generic and site risk assessments, current H&S legislation and PPE; it is heavily biased towards the practical elements so you will be carrying out pre-start and post-operational checks, routine maintenance tasks and removal and replacement of the grinding teeth. You will be asked to operate the stump grinder in a safe manner taking into account site and operator safety.
ARE THERE ANY PER-REQUISITES?
You must be at least 16 years of age to undertake the training and assessment. Participants should supply own Personal Protective Equipment.
DURATION – 1 Day
ACCREDITATION – City and Guilds/NPTC Award in the Safe Use of Stump Grinders