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Safe Use of Brushcutters & Strimmers NPTC Level 2 Award

This course will introduce you to the safe use of brushcutters and strimmers through a combination of theory and practical work, culminating in a formal assessment.

NPTC

Course content

During the course you will study the following topics:

  • Machine maintenance
  • Site inspection
  • Identification of hazards
  • Environmental factors
  • Safe use of equipment
  • Machine after-care.

Additional information

To take part in this course you must bring PPE (personal protective equipment) and other tools and equipment as listed on the joining instructions. You can also view the PPE and tools list here. These will be emailed to you a few weeks before the course is due to start – please contact us to confirm you have the required items.

Course information & how to book

This course runs on multiple occasions. Choose the date most appropriate for you.

To book onto this course please contact our Sales team on 01234 291747 or email training@bedford.ac.uk

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 day 05/08/2016 Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S1 Course in progress
1 day 09/11/2016 Wed 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S2 Course in progress
1 day 24/02/2017 Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S3 Course in progress
1 day 24/04/2017 Mon 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S4 Course in progress
1 day 07/07/2016 Thu 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S5 Course in progress
1 day 06/07/2017 Thu 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S5
1 day 03/08/2016 Wed 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S6 Course in progress
1 day 31/10/2016 Mon 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S7 Course in progress
1 day 17/05/2017 Wed 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £249 Shuttleworth College B1299S8

Part-time course already started?

Our upcoming 2017-18 Part-time Course Guide will be out in May.
You can request a copy via the form below...

Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, problems with English and Maths, are deaf or hearing impaired, or missing the essential skills needed to complete your course, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

Accessibility
We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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