Summer Selection of courses It is such lovely weather now for our Chainsaw Courses and as a part of your duty of care in the workplace, making sure your chainsaw users are properly trained and assessed as competent, is a requirement under HSE PUWER regulations.
Our Environmental 4×4 Off Road Driving courses are designed specifically to train working professionals, equipped with 4x4s, to get to places of work no other vehicles can reach.
With all the talk, and now action, as a result of “Grandfather Rights” relating to Pesticide Use, I feel it is time to mention my “Grandmother Rights”.
Spring is not just for nature to enjoy. We can tidy up some of our skills and polish our performance in the workplace during the nicer weather
To enable you to keep yourself and everyone else safe around you whilst working with your chainsaw, you need various tools and Personal Protective Clothing (PPE).
I highly recommend the links below to the HSE Agricultural Website. One link works on safety Advice and the other on Health Issues “The HSE agriculture website has been updated with essential information and guidance on health and safety in agriculture. Visit the new safety and health topic pages for further details.”
Representatives from the leading industry organisations have joined together to form the Forest Industry Safety Accord (FISA)
For anyone born before 31st December 1964 it has been possible to use professional plant protection products (PPP) on your own farm or your employer’s farm without the requirement for a City & Guilds NPTC Safe use of Pesticides Certificate. This has been described as “grandfather rights”. However, we have a new enforcement of an […]
Got a chainsaw certificate? Chainsaw Refresher training is more important than you may think. Did you know the following facts:
Why do we need chainsaw refresher training I hear you say:
Our current stormy weather has caused considerable damage to our trees and now is the time people reach for their chainsaws.