Agriculture

Introduction

Course Title: Tractor Driving for Beginners
Course Code: AG156

Department: Agriculture
Course Type: Part Time



This two day course is aimed at complete beginners and 14-16 year olds as a comprehensive introduction to tractor handling. It does not result in the City and Guilds (NPTC) Certificate of Competence but is highly recommended as a precursor to the 5 day course that we also offer.

Overview

Course Content

College Certificate in Basic Tractor Handling and Operations

Entry Requirements

Pre-start checks Tractor operation Trailer work, hitching up and reversing Basic PTO safety and 3 point linkage Introduction to loader work Safe working practices

Next Steps

Interest and enthusiasm in driving tractors.

Career Opportunities

Agricultural Tractor Driving and Related Operations (16 years old and over)