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Sharks and Dolphins II

In the first of a two-part article, Frank Newberry, tutor at Grounds Training, reported on the perils of giving people feedback on their performance at...

in Training & Education - 3 days, 6 hours ago

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Kubota partner with Coleg

Kubota (UK) has teamed up with Coleg Cambria Llysfasi based in North Wales, to train future workers in land-based engineering.

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 2 days ago

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FTMI graduate passes

Forty greenkeepers from the UK, Australia and New Zealand graduated Jacobsen’s Future Turf Managers Initiative (FTMI) at the sixth event held at Jacobsen’s...

in Training & Education - on 9/4/19

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Dolphins and Sharks

In this, the first of a two-part article, Communication Skills Trainer Frank Newberry reports on the perils of giving people feedback on their performance...

in Training & Education - on 27/3/19

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Groundsmen visit Spurs

County Cricket groundsmen recently undertook a visit to Tottenham Hotspur's Enfield training centre as part of the annual ECB Pitches Group pre-season...

in Training & Education - on 24/3/19

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Toro students launch

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association, Toro and Reesink Turfcare have launched their annual competition that seeks to uncover the brightest...

in Training & Education - on 22/3/19

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Charterhouse joins BIGGA

Charterhouse Turf Machinery has joined forces with the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association to provide educational opportunities for golf...

in Training & Education - on 9/3/19

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NAW 2019 continues

As part of National Apprenticeship Week 2019 and a drive to encourage more young people to consider a career in our industry, we started this week with...

in Training & Education - on 6/3/19

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Widely praised Seminar

The Dennis and SISIS Groundcare Seminar took place at St. Albans School, Woollam Trust Playing Fields on Tuesday 19 February with delegates all claiming...

in Training & Education - on 5/3/19

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Apprenticeship Week 2019

Lee Williams interviewed a number of apprentices from Oldham College, as part of a drive to encourage more young people to consider a career in the sector,...

in Training & Education - on 4/3/19

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Apprenticeship Open Event

In celebration of National Apprenticeships Week, Brooksby Melton College is opening the doors of its Rural Catering Centre for an Apprenticeship Open Event...

in Training & Education - on 23/2/19

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BIGGA London Section

On February the 12th the BIGGA London Section in conjunction with Oaklands College held its annual Greenkeeping seminar.

in Training & Education - on 16/2/19

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Jacobson supports student

James Walker, a graduate of the African Turf Academy in Pretoria, South Africa, has praised Jacobsen for its commitment to education and helping to launch...

in Training & Education - on 7/2/19

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New Groundcare Seminar

Dennis & SISIS have announced an exciting new free-to-attend Groundcare Seminar which has been designed with education in mind for those involved in groundcare...

in Training & Education - on 16/1/19

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Never Complain ...

Grounds Training Trainer Frank Newberry has always been fascinated by the maxim ‘never complain, never explain’. This advice is believed, by many,...

in Training & Education - on 16/1/19

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Holme help!

Pastoral care for prisoners plays a key part of Andy Flanagan’s day managing the gardens and grounds team in HMP Holme House, as Greg Rhodes reports

in Training & Education - on 3/1/19

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Reesink's two new courses

Two new hands-on machinery mechanics courses have been added to Reesink Turfcare’s industry-leading training offering for 2019.

in Training & Education - on 6/12/18

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Technical collaboration

The amenity market is increasingly facing legislative challenges to historical turf management practices leaving end users seeking reputable and tested...

in Training & Education - on 29/11/18