This course aims to give newcomers to machinery handling the core skills of hand, foot and eye co-ordination and provide the opportunity to learn and practice safely under close supervision. It is suitable for learners aged 13 and over.
- Course Code: E80010
- Start Date: 24/10/2020
- Duration: 2 days
- Campus: Easton
To enroll on this course candidates must be at least 13 years old, have common sense and a mature attitude. Following attendance, trainees from this course should be closely supervised at all times and a risk assessment be carried out in all circumstances, as required by the Health and Safety executive.
- Use and recognition of controls
- Driving Safely
- Tractor and Trailer driving and some instruction on 3 point linkage.
- Learn the basics of tractor driving in a safe environment. The course includes basic maintenance, hitching and maneuvering a trailer.
9am - 4.30pm
This course carries an Easton & Otley College Certificate of Attendance ONLY. It does not equip attendees to drive on public roads or highways and it is not a qualification. Driver testing and licensing is dealt with by DSA and DVLA. Booking of theory and practical driving tests can be made by calling 0800 0101372.
Novice Tractor Driving