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City and Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in Tree Climbing and Rescue (Formerly CS38)

This Lantra Awards approved training course will introduce candidates to the skills required for accessing a tree using a rope and harness, and being able to carry out aerial rescue operations. In addition, to identify relevant health and safety legislation and industry good practice.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Introduction to the Management of Invasive Weeds

This one day course will offer that all important insight to the control and management of some of the most prolific weeds commonly found in the UK. Focusing on Japanese Knotweed, Himalayan Balsam and Giant Hogweed the training will focus on identification, legal requirements for control and eradication in particular.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time day
Digital Camera - Camera Skills, Functions and Basic Photo Manipulation

This introductory level short course is designed as a guide to your digital camera, its functions, taking and producing better photographs. During the course the following will be covered: How to take better composed photographs; Basic camera button functions; Location photography workshop session; Downloading and importing photographs; Basic Photoshop techniques e.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
RSPH L2 Award in the Safe Use of Rodenticides
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The course will cover the following subjects:understand the safe use of rodenticides - why commensal rodents need to be managed; identification of commensal rodents and differentiation of these from rodent species not classed as pests; aspects of the biology and behaviour of commensal rodents that determine their pest status and / or are important for their effective control. How to assess a site prior to implementing measures for the management of commensal rodents - how to determine the size and nature of rodent pest activity; features of the site that contribute to the size and maintenance of rodent pest activity.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time day
BHS Riding and Road Safety

The training days will provide and support the candidate with the theory and practical experienced required for the BHS Riding and Road safety test. Taken by more than 4,000 candidates a year, the Riding and Road Safety Test helps educate riders in road safety in order to minimise the risk involved when riding on the roads.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 2 days
  • Study mode: Part time day
City and Guilds Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of a Manually Fed Wood-chipper (QCF)

This 1 day course will cover the safe operation and maintenance of Brushwood Chipper machines. Candidates will be instructed to the level expected to gain the competence in the City and Guilds Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of a Manually Fed Wood-chipper (QCF).

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time day
City and Guilds NPTC Level 2 Award in Ground Based Chainsaw Operator (Formerly CS30 and CS31)

This training course will cover modules required for the safe operation of a chainsaw on the ground, including working safely, maintenance of the chainsaw and cutting system, operational chainsaw checks, legislation and industry good practice and cross-cutting timber with a chainsaw. You will also cover felling and processing trees up to 380mm, removing branches from felled trees and taking down hung up trees.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
L2 Award in the Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides (PA1)

This training and assessment programme supports the information and knowledge required to achieve the L2 Award in the Principles of Safe Handling and Application of Pesticides (PA1). The modules delivered place a strong emphasis on the safe use of pesticides, environmental factors, legislation and successful achievement of the assessment.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time day
Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work

This one day accredited qualification course covers the practical skills needed by a First Aider in the modern workplace. The course will give you the confidence and knowledge to deal with a first aid emergency in the workplace.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time day
L2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides Using Pedestrian Hand Held Equipment (QCF) (PA6a)

This training and assessment programme only covers Unit 151 of the Award, Operating Pedestrian Hand Held Applicators Fitted With Hydraulic Nozzles or Rotary Atomisers to Apply Pesticides to Land. The assessment is held on a separate day by appointment, usually the following week.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Part time day
City & Guilds Diploma in Skills for Working Life Entry Levels 2 & 3 - Agriculture

This is an entry level course for adults and young people who are interested in a land-based job. It is suitable for students with moderate learning difficulties and / or disabilities.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 36 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Advanced Apprenticeship in Floristry

This programme is suitable for those employed in a supervisory capacity within the sector, seeking to progress to a higher level of qualification. It covers: negotiate and agree terms and conditions for the sale of floristry products and services; plan, assemble and evaluate diverse tied floristry designs; plan, assemble and evaluate diverse floral designs for weddings; plan, assemble and evaluate diverse funeral designs; promote, monitor and maintain health, safety and security of the workplace; manage your own resources; building working relationships with customers; resolve customer service problems.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 24 months
  • Study mode: Customised
City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma Animal Care

The City and Guilds level 2 diploma study programme provides a detailed introduction to animal care and husbandry combining practical based training with sound theoretical knowledge. The modules, which are listed below, will be delivered using a wide variety of methods including lectures, practical work, demonstrations and self-study.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: Different durations are available for this course
  • Study mode: Full time
NPTC Level 2 Certificate in Forgework

This qualification has been developed as a compulsory pre-requisite for entry onto the Farriery Apprenticeship. It delivers the foundation skills required for recognising basic blacksmith's tools, understanding how the forge hearth works, and introducing the practical blacksmithing skills of forging, forming, cutting, and joining.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 12 weeks
  • Study mode: Full time
Holiday French - Improvers

This course is designed for candidates having already completed our introduction to holiday French course or if you already have some basic understanding of the language from a previous visit and would like to improve your spoken French. It aims to expand on the language and culture to a greater depth, with more knowledge around conversations, excursions, food, restaurants, accommodation and shopping.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 8 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
Advanced Apprenticeship in Facilities Management

This programme covers a range of facilities management skills and related practices. The main objectives of the course are to ensure the development of practical skills, related background knowledge including health and safety issues and procedures.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 12 months
  • Study mode: Customised
Introduction to Tellington TTouch for the Pet Dog

Tellington TTouch is a gentle form of training that has a positive affect on the behaviour, performance and the health of a dog without using fear or force. TTouch helps increase levels of self confidence and self control while also deepening the relationship between the dog and their owners.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
Willow Crafts

This course covers the techniques of working with green willow. It will be out-doors in the College willow bed so warm clothing, boots and waterproofs will be needed.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
Intermediate Apprenticeship in Floristry

This programme is suitable for those employed within the sector, seeking to gain competence and a recognised qualification within the industry. Apprentices successfully completing the Intermediate Apprenticeship have opportunities to progress within the industry by continuing onto into Advanced Apprenticeship.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 18 months
  • Study mode: Customised
Trailer and Caravan Manoeuvring

This course is designed for the car and trailer driver who needs to acquire further legal knowledge and skills of driving with a trailer. Ideally for experienced car drivers, this programme covers visual checks on the vehicle and trailer as well as driving position and mirrors adjustment.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Weekend
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