East Malling Short Courses

Introduction to Agricultural Vehicles

Agriculture and Farms

As an introduction to agricultural vehicles, this course will help to identify, explain the functions and safety advice for using a range of vehicles, implements and trailers.

A perfect refresher course for experienced farm staff, this course is also ideal for people new to the world of agriculture, including contractors and smallholders.

The course will cover:

  • Legislation
  • Driving
  • Hitching
  • Power take off shafts (PTO)
  • Workplace management
  • Loading and unloading
  • Stability and overturning
  • ATVs
  • Telescopic handlers
  • Combine harvesters
  • Trailers and implements.

There are two compulsory modules. A minimum score of 70% is required to pass.

Upon successful completion, a Lantra certificate of training will be available to download and print.


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