ATV Sit In (Polaris/Gator) NPTC / City and Guilds
Yorkshire North East
- 18 January 2019
18 Duke Street, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9DN
One day integrated training and assessment covering pre use checks, maintenance and safe use. Ideal for those in industries such as horticultural, landscaping, grounds maintenance sectors.
This course is ideal for those who use a Sit In ATV (mules / polaris). If you work in the rural economy you might need a training to validate your insurance. The minimum age for candidates is 16, please note that 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 and manoeuvring the vehicle on rough terrain and slopes. There is the option to cover the use of trailer or trailed attachment during the course. Please let Lowe Maintenance know when you book if you want to include this as part of the qualification.
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).
Please bring with you the following kit.
1) Helmet with chin strap.
2) Non snag clothing.
3) Safety footwear.
One extended day due to integrated assessment and training.
Two days, with integrated assessment, carried out on the second day.
Certification: Award in All Terrain Vehicle Handling Sit In City & Guilds NPTC Level 2.