Beginners Tractor Driving - £195
Gain the core skills, machinery handling knowledge, and manoeuvres to begin driving a tractor, with a Beginner Tractor Driving course from Easton College.
This course aims to give newcomers the core skills of hand, foot and eye coordination, and provide the opportunity to learn and practice safely under close supervision. It is suitable for learners aged 13 and over.
To enrol on this course candidates must be at least 13 years old, have common sense and a mature attitude. Following attendance, trainees from this course should be closely supervised at all times and a risk assessment be carried out in all circumstances, as required by the Health and Safety executive.
Course Content includes
- Use and recognition of controls
- Driving Safely
- Tractor and Trailer driving and some instruction on 3 point linkage
- Learn the basics of tractor driving in a safe environment.
- Basic maintenance
- Hitching and maneuvering a trailer.
Duration : 2 days
Time : 9am to 4.30pm
This course carries an Easton College Certificate of Attendance only. It does not equip attendees to drive on public roads or highways and it is not a qualification.
Driver testing and licensing is dealt with by DSA and DVLA. Booking of theory and practical driving tests can be made by calling 0800 0101372.
Why Our College?
Real working environment
Learn on our operational commercial farm covering over 200 hectares.
with over 476,000 workers on farms in the UK.
Show your skills
Exhibit your work at regional agricultural shows.
You must be aged 13+ to attend this course.