Training & Education (page 1)

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Sea change for John Deere

Ex-Royal Navy weapons engineer Greg Harris from Fife in Scotland has won SRUC Elmwood’s annual John Deere HNC Golf Course Management Student of the Year...

in Training & Education - 3 days, 11 hours ago

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Ongoing training

In our last article, we spoke about the importance of training and how those in the industry have benefitted from it. Here, training and development manager...

in Training & Education - 3 days, 14 hours ago


Transforming Performance

In Part 1, Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry asked if you were a one-dimensional person at work; alone in your own comfort zone - or whether...

in Training & Education - 1 week, 3 days ago

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Kyle is an inspiration

Kyle McClung, who started his career on home turf at Wigtownshire County Golf Club but is now working at Glenbervie, has been named as the top student...

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 6 days ago


Here lies the problem!

At the end of November, Maxwell Amenity MD Dave Saltman was invited by a local Secondary school to address their year 11 students - school leavers in the...

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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FTMI 2020 participants

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association has revealed the 20 ambitious greenkeepers who will participate in the Future Turf Managers Initiative...

in Training & Education - on 16/12/19

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JD sets another record

A record-breaking total of 66 young parts and service technicians are being trained in this year’s John Deere Ag Tech, Parts Tech and Turf Tech advanced...

in Training & Education - on 6/12/19

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A day in the life ...

Maxwell Amenity had the great pleasure of hosting several final year Hons Agronomic students from Harper Adams University. Students were accompanied by...

in Training & Education - on 6/12/19


The future’s bright

Coleg Cambria Llysfasi and Kubota are blazing a trail for the next generation of engineers with a revolutionary new work programme

in Training & Education - on 2/12/19


Students get EGO boost

EGO, the cordless outdoor power tool specialist, has helped horticulture students put theory into practice at Bridgwater and Taunton College in Somerset....

in Training & Education - on 1/12/19


Career opportunities

A question that’s been asked so much over the last couple of years and one, I think we would all agree that, as an industry, we need to approach school/college...

in Training & Education - on 29/11/19

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Machinery training

In their last article Reesink Turfcare spoke about how training is a shared responsibility and becoming a necessity in a fast moving and ever-changing...

in Training & Education - on 25/11/19

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Refresher training

Reesink Turfcare has added 12 practical refresher courses to its machinery and equipment training offering for 2020

in Training & Education - on 15/11/19


Seminar a huge success

A recent school grounds seminar held at Charterhouse in Surrey has been hailed a huge success by all who attended.

in Training & Education - on 12/11/19


Transforming Performance

Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry wonders if you are a one-dimensional person at work. Alone in your own comfort zone - or are you working...

in Training & Education - on 11/11/19

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ICL Continue to Learn

The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association and ICL are pleased to announce the five successful recipients of the fourth ICL Continue to...

in Training & Education - on 7/10/19


Managing Nematodes

ICL’s International Technical Manager Andy Owen will be providing an insight into ICL’s unique four-year research project which is exploring the effects...

in Training & Education - on 26/9/19

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RJ's new apprentices

Ransomes Jacobsen, has added 12 new engineering trainees to their successful apprenticeship scheme. The programme is now into its seventh year with 27...

in Training & Education - on 26/9/19