ATV Sit Astride (Quad bikes) NPTC / City and Guilds - 8 February 2019

ATV Sit Astride (Quad bikes) NPTC / City and Guilds - 8 February 2019

Yorkshire North East

  • 8 February 2019

18 Duke Street, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9DN

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One day training plus one day assessment covering maintenance, pre use checks and safe operation of quad bikes (sit astride). Ideal for those working in agriculture, game keeping, landscaping, forestry etc.

  • Description

    This course is ideal for those who use a Sit Astride ATV (quad bike). If you work in the rural economy you might need a training certificate to validate your insurance. The minimum age for taking this qualification is 16 and please note this course does not replace any legal requirements for a driving licence.

    The course covers pre-use checks, maintenance, instrument and control identification and recognition, safe driving, manoeuvring the vehicle on rough terrain and slopes. There is also the option of covering the use of trailer or trailed attachment within the course.

    Please let Lowe Maintenance know, when you book, if you want to include this as part of the qualification.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of this course you should be able to:
    1) Carry out pre-use safety checks and operations.
    2) Operate and ride / drive an ATV.
    3) Ride / drive an ATV with a trailer or implement (if requested).

    Equipment: 

    Please bring with you the following kit:

    1) Helmet with chin strap.
    2) Non snag clothing.
    3) Safety footwear.

    Length: 

    Experienced Operators

    One day training plus approximately 2hrs assessment on a separate day.

    Novice Operators

    Two days training plus approximately 2hrs assessment on a separate day.

    Please note that the assessments are to be confirmed and you will be emailed with a date once the assessment has been scheduled.

    Lowe Maintenance do try to ensure that the assessment is consecutive but cannot guarantee this.

    For more information contact: info@lowe-maintenance.co.uk or call 01729 825132, alternatively visit Lowe Maintenance website.