Tractor Driving

Borders Machinery Ring Limited

Tractor Driving

BASL can arrange tractor driver training;

  • with assessment for 16+ year olds (with Lantra, NPORS or City & Guilds assessment)
  • training only for 13+ year olds (with Lantra or an in-house certificate)

Basic operations and manoeuvring will be covered, as will using atttachments, trailers and the power take-off (PTO) shaft*

Course sessions:

  • Health and safety legislation
  • Controls and pre-start checks
  • Operating the tractor
  • Manoeuvring
  • Mounted implements and trailed machines
  • PTOs*
  • Tractor mounted front-end loader*

*Training for 13+ and less experienced drivers will cover the above depending on the skill level of operators on the course. Use of PTOs and front-end loaders are not included in Lantra Technical Awards for 13+.

Other Lantra Tractor courses:

  • Tractor Driving on Slopes
  • Tractor Driving and Arm Mounted Cutting Equipment
  • Tractor Driving Refresher

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