Garden Machinery Maintenance

Our two-day novice training course is for anyone employed in the, horticulture, landscaping, and grounds maintenance industry that currently operates, or will be required to operate a garden machinery.

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Borders College Certificate of attendance.


This is a 2 day course.


Borders College Landbased Department Newtown St Boswells.

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Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Course Content

This course is physical so you must be fit and able to carry out the tasks required in the course programme. If you are inexperienced then you may require longer than the stated guide times to fully understand the information and training provided.

Course sessions:

  • Prepare for gardening operations
  • Maintaining the garden machinery
  • Engine maintenance Site Risk assessment
  • Operating the garden machinery
  • Garden machinery could include
  • Lawn mowers
  • Strimmers
  • Hedgecutters
  • Scarifiers
  • Pole pruners


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01896 66 26 00