Pedestrian Mowers

Course Objectives
Identify the risks associated with the use of Pedestrian mowers
Select appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Identify and understand the function of all instruments and controls
Carry out daily checks as indicated in the Operators Manual
Carry out pre-start checks
Identify and report any faults
Adjust the cutting mechanism to achieve the required standard
Operate the machine in a safe and competent manner
Perform after-use maintenance
Understand requirements for travelling on the public road
Be able to load and transport the machine (if appropriate)

Who is the course for?
Anyone required the use a pedestrian mower as part of their work.  This would include novices and experienced operators who require certification or their skills updating.

Course Content:
General safety code
Risk assessment
Types of cutting mechanisms
Controls and instruments
Daily & pre-start checks
Starting and stopping
Safe methods of operation
Working on slopes
Operating on the highway

Duration: 1 day

Maximum delegates: 4

For course details and costs, please contact:-

Jill Salt
Tel:       01926 495024

Julie Gibson
Tel:      07715 311657