Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
July 1 Weeks 2 Part-Time - Day Kirkley Hall Campus Skills & Qualifications Apply Enquire
August 1 Weeks 2 Part-Time - Day Kirkley Hall Campus Skills & Qualifications Apply Enquire
Study level Cost
19+ please enquire

You will be taught using a mixture of theory and practical methods.

This is a part-time short course.

The course will be delivered between 9am-5pm.

The qualification is aimed at those who use handheld leaf blowers and vacuums as part of their work, either in horticulture, arboriculture or forestry.

Qualification Overview: This covers the use of leaf blowers and vacuums, covering pre-use checks and maintenance, identification of controls and instruments and operating the machine to blow or collect vast amounts of leaves to the capacity of the machine.

City and Guilds

What’s next?

On completion of this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to safely operate leafblowers and vacuums, and you could undertake this as part of your employment.

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