MOWERS

Operator Training – Remote-Controlled Pedestrian Mowers - Cylinder, Rotary & Flail
   
Course Information  
   
Endorsement Cutting Edge Training (City & Guilds NPTC assessment can be offered as ‘Pedestrian Mowers’
Duration

1 Day [Plus independent assessment (approx 1½ hours), as required]

Cost POA
Location Ipswich (or at your location on dates to suit you) **
Date & Time Please contact us to discuss
Max No of Delegates 6
   

Course Objectives

By the end of the course the delegate will be up to date and properly equipped with the knowledge, skills and resources to be able to operate a remote-controlled pedestrian mower in a Safe and Productive way (and for a successful assessment, as required).

Course Content

    • Identify the risks associated with the use of remote-controlled pedestrian mowers, as well as hazards specific to the site and task
    • Select appropriate Personal Protective Equipment
    • Identify and understand the function of all instruments, controls and safety decals
    • Carry out daily checks as indicated in the operators manual
    • Carry out pre-start checks to machine, power unit & attachments
    • Identify and report any faults
    • Adjust the cutting mechanism to achieve the required standard
    • Legal & safety requirements near the public or highway
    • Operate the machine in a safe and competent manner
    • Perform cleaning and post-operation inspection and maintenance
    • Load and transport the machine (if appropriate)
    • Safe refuelling & procedures with flammable liquids
    • Assessment - as required, approximately 1½  hour of assessment to show:
      • Safe preparation, operation & handling of the remote-controlled pedestrian mowers
      • Selection & safe use of personal protective equipment
      • Operating and complying with legal requirements
    Who should attend?

    Suited for anyone to whom the regulations apply; anyone required to use a Remote-controlled Pedestrian Mower as part of their work. This would include novice and experienced operators who require certification on their skills updating.


**Also available at your location on dates to suit you. Please contact us to discuss.