Brushcutters and strimmers

Course Content
  • Maintenance (engine, drive system and gear head)
  • Selecting the appropriate cutting head
  • Re-assembly
  • Maintaining and fitting the cutting head
  • Correct personal protective clothing
  • Adjusting the machine and harness
  • Inspecting the site and identifying hazards
  • Environmental considerations
  • Fuelling
  • Starting the machine
  • Cutting a test area
  • After-care and safe transportation
Pre-requisites This is a Lantra Awards Integrated Training and Assessment (ITA) course awarding a Certificate of Competency that requires refreshing after 3 years
Duration 2 days
Equipment needed Outdoor clothing
Cost £190.00pp + VAT based on 6 trainees
Notes Bring a packed lunch.
Time 9.00am to 4.30/5.00pm.