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Industrial Strimmers
& Brush Cutters

Syllabus | Duration | Instructor Machinery Ratio

The Industrial Strimmer and Brush Cutters Course will provide the Operative with safety awareness and relevant use of personal protective equipment, whilst using the strimmer and brush cutter.

Upon completion of this Course the Operative will have a sound knowledge of safe use of equipment; the importance of wearing PPE and awareness of hazards in the immediate working environment and also maintenance of equipment and storage of flammable liquids.

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Syllabus

The basic course syllabus includes...

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS
Site Safety – Area Hazards – PPE & Observation
Operatives Responsibility – Wearing of Harness
Types of Strimmer – Cords, Disc & Blade
Identification of Oils and Fuel Types
Storage of Fuel
Pre Use Check Test
Practical Test
Theory Test
Course closing summary

Duration

As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration.

This is a 1 day course which can also incorporate Abrasive Wheel Regulations.

Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of...

6 x Trainees
1 x Instructor
2 x Strimmer / Brush Cutters and PPE

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