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LANTRA Technical Award in the Safe Use and Application of Fertiliser & Manure

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Duration: 1 Day

Max number of learners: 12

Dates:  11 Jan 2019 (Dorset)

14 Jan 2019 (Dorset)

23 Jan 2019 (Gloucestershire)

24 Jan 2019 (Wiltshire -Fully booked)

7 February (Somerset)

Times: 9am – 4pm

LANTRA Technical Award in the Safe Use and Application of Fertiliser & Manure

 

Summary:
The LANTRA Technical Award in the Safe Use and application of fertiliser and manure has been developed so that operators can demonstrate that they know how to comply with current environmental regulations and good practice.

Target audience:
This accredited training and assessment has been developed for individuals involved in a variety of roles using fertiliser and organic manure. This training will be suitable for those entering work and those who have established themselves as experienced operators. This training is available for learners aged 16+ wishing to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in the safe use and application of fertiliser and organic manure.

Description:
This course provides the opportunity to obtain a Technical Award certificate to demonstrate that they know how to comply with current environmental regulations and good practice. The training will enhance the ability of personnel to work safely, effectively and efficiently in the workplace, reducing unnecessary risks to the environment (especially water) themselves or others.

Product objectives:
The training and assessment aims to assess the learner’s knowledge and understanding of:
• Consequences of not using and managing fertilisers and manures properly
• Legislation and Guidance that affects organic and inorganic fertiliser use
• Identifying different types of manure and fertiliser types and understanding product labels
• The environmental impact of fertilisers and how they can be overcome
• Safe Storage, Transport and Security
• Health and Safety and dealing with accidents
• Spreading Machinery
• Working within NVZ’s (SMR 1) or near water courses (GAEC 1)
• Record Keeping
• Manure Management Plans and Risk Maps

Product purpose:
Demonstrate an understanding of the regulations and best practice relating to the use and application of manure and fertiliser.

£145

(+VAT) to include assessment, lunch and refreshments. Subsidised course rate available to operators working within Wessex Water Catchments (£30)

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