07885 201995  affiliates  

  • Tree Surgery CoursesArboriculture Training Tree Surgery Courses
  • Chainsaw and Related OperationsChainsaw and Related Operations
  • Machinery and Agriculture Courses Machinery and Agriculture Courses
  • Pesticide Applications TrainingPesticide Applications Training
  • Tree Surgery Training
  • chainsaw-icon
  • Machinery Courses
  • Pesticide Course

Hello there.

Welcome to the Rob Fletcher Training. We offer scheduled course all year leading to professional qualifications in all aspects of Tree Surgery, Tree Maintenance, Pesticide Application, Chainsaw and Related Operations.

download schedule view courses

  • tree surgery
  • chainsaw
  • machinery
  • pesticides

The Safe Use of Mowers

Including Tractor Mounted, Ride-on & Pedestrian Mowers

The Safe Use of Mowers course is designed for candidates who are employed to carry out duties on municipal ground as well as gardening and landscaping on a large scale

Course Content

  • Preparation, operation and handling of a pedestrian controlled or tractor mounted or self propelled ride-on mower
  • Selection and use of appropriate Personal Protective Equipment
  • Selection and safe use of hand tools for machine maintenance
  • Operate and comply with legislative requirements



£140.00 Lantra Awards - integrated training and assessment
£195.00 NPTC Course - including NPTC registration and assessment

Tractor Driving and Related Operations

This course is designed for those who wish to gain a recognised qualification in tractor driving.

Course Content

  • Preparation and maintenance
  • Safe procedures and observation
  • Safe driving and handling of the tractor
  • Hitching/manoeuvring with trailed implements
  • Hitching/manoeuvring with mounted implements
  • Operating a loader



£265.00 Lantra Awards - 2-day including assessment
£220.00 NPTC option - 2-day course + 1 further day for assessment @ £85.00

Mowers - Pedestrian & Ride-on

This course is designed for those who use mowers on municipal ground ~ large areas as well as gardening and landscaping.

The course could cover all types of mowers i.e. Reciprocating/Flail/Cylinder/Rotary.

Course Content

  • Safe working practices
  • Risk assessments
  • Machine selection
  • Driving safely on slopes


On application

Mobile Elevated Work Platforms

This is a one day course dealing with self propelled boom category of MEWP.

Course Content

  • Risk assessments and legislative requirements
  • Pre-use inspection of a MEWP
  • Prepare a MEWP for operation
  • Operate a MEWP correctly and safely
  • Transporting the machine safely


On application


Forklift Trucks

This forklift truck course will focus on rough terrain telescopic lift trucks and will culminate with a formal assessment.

Course Content

  • Lift truck maintenance
  • Health & safety
  • Assessing & moving loads
  • General driving & operating
  • Legislation



£250.00 Lantra Awards - 2 days inc assessment (Novice)
£150.00 Lantra Awards - 1 day inc assessment (Experienced)

More Articles ...

Farmhands Logo