Agricultural tractor training course can be provided for novice candidates through to experienced operators and the course registered by Kentra or an awarding body if required.
Novice: 1 Machine: 3 Candidates: 1 Instructor, Duration: 1 – 3 Day
Refresher and Test: 1 Machine: 3 Candidates: 1 Instructor, 1 Day
Experienced Worker Tests (EWT): 1 Machine: 4 Candidates: 1 Instructor, 1 Day
To provide the practical skills and the operating safety knowledge necessary for operators to correctly prepare, operate and maintain an Agricultural Tractor, trailer and any attachments.
Responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, and other relevant legislation and guidelines
Pre-operational checks and daily maintenance
Battery care and refueling procedures
Mobility and stability factors
Manoeuvring, alignment and transportation
Safety rules applicable to operating
End of shift checks
A room for the theory sessions and a safe area for the practical assessment on the tractor.
We can also assess on any attachments, which can be detailed on your registration card.
Certification & Validation
The Tractor training course can be registered with different awarding bodies if required, or simply a Kentra card – as a registered training provider we can supply a plastic ID card as proof of training, suitable for the HSE and insurances.
If an awarding body validation is required we will need to notify them prior to the course, so please mention this when booking.
Candidates successfully completing this course will receive one of the following certifications:
Kentra validation and plastic ID card
CPCS registration and plastic ID card
NPORS registration and plastic ID card N601 Agricultural Tractor training course
If you would like to discuss this course or any other details please Contact us.
Have you seen our Kentra News page, we feature the latest publications from the HSE in addition to our own informative articles relating to training, here’s a quick LINK. We have recently published an article detailing Tractor Safety which may be of interest.