Tractor Driving

Overview Tractors are extremely versatile pieces of machinery, and when coupled to the ever expanding list of attachments, they become extremely valuable farming tools.  It is vitally important to use any tractor correctly to ensure that accidents do not happen. Gaining the relevant training, or even updating your knowledge and skills if you are a more experienced driver, is invaluable.

Who is the course for? This tractor driving course is suitable for all tractor drivers over the age of sixteen. This course will make sure that you are able to use the tractor safely and with confidence, and that the key fundamentals of driving, loading and Health and Safety are covered.

It will allow you to develop and expand where necessary on the skills and knowledge required in order to operate a tractor safely and competently.

Course Content:

Health and safety legislation
Controls
Pre-start checks
Operation the tractor
Manoeuvring
Mounted implements
Trailed machines
PTOs
Tractor mounted front-end loader