HACF

Introduction

Course Title: Intermediate Apprenticeship in Golf Greenkeeping
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Department: HACF
Course Type: Apprenticeship



This qualification is for you if you want to work in the Golf Greenkeeping industry. It provides you with the core practical skills and knowledge which will equip you to progress into employment and/or further learning and training within the Golf Greenkeeping industry.

Overview

Qualification

Level 2 Certificate in Golf Greenkeeping

Course Content

Develop personal performance and maintain working relationships
Monitor and maintain Health and Safety
Use and maintain equipment and machines
Prepare and operate a tractor with attachments
Present and maintain turf playing surfaces for golf
Renovate and repair sports turf surfaces
Establish plants outdoors
Prepare golf course for play

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However it is expected that candidates have a Level 2 in English and maths or are working towards achieving this by the end of the apprenticeship.

Next Steps

Intermediate/Advanced Apprenticeships in a relevant subject Part-time courses

Career Opportunities

Job opportunities will be enhanced for those apprentices who have completed the programme with promotion to more senior positions within a golf club facility or the option to progress by working in other sports facilities such as a Grounds Maintenance Operator/Technician.