Training & Education (page 1)

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 - 3 days, 1 hour ago

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 - 3 days, 12 hours ago

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 - 2 weeks, 2 days ago

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

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

Extro, Intro or Ambi?

Trainer Frank Newberry has long believed that turfcare sector employers like their supervisors to be as good, if not better, at communicating than they...

in Training & Education - on 21/11/18

BIGGA members at FTMI

Each year Jacobsen invites 20 ambitious greenkeepers to its headquarters in Ipswich to undertake high quality education designed to help them take the...

in Training & Education - on 16/11/18

Stressed out!

For many people, work related stress can become an unbearable burden. All too often we feel we must just keep our heads down and carry on with the job...

in Training & Education - on 2/11/18

BIGGA regional conference

Each year BIGGA's regional conferences bring leading speakers and some of the top names in the golf and turf management industry around the country

in Training & Education - on 25/10/18

Scientists of the future

As the importance of educating children in scientific subjects and encouraging practical learning rises up the agenda, Bayer is working to help pupils...

in Training & Education - on 23/10/18

GTC's top grade

The GTC is proud to announce that Thomas Sherreard from The London Club and Hadlow College has become the first Golf Greenkeeping Apprentice to achieve...

in Training & Education - on 15/10/18

JD apprentice awards

A total of 48 young service technicians have formally graduated from the latest John Deere Ag Tech, Parts Tech and Turf Tech advanced apprenticeship programmes,...

in Training & Education - on 13/10/18

Limagrain's AELTC event

Limagrain UK recently hosted an event at the All England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon, in which a number of independent school groundsmen were treated to...

in Training & Education - on 12/10/18

BASIS celebrates its 40th

Standard setting, training and auditing organisation, BASIS Registration is celebrating its 40th year of service to agricultural and related industries...

in Training & Education - on 22/9/18

ICL Scholars revealed

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association and ICL have revealed the five successful recipients of the third ICL Continue to Learn...

in Training & Education - on 21/9/18

New GTC training

The Greenkeepers Training Committee (GTC) has released a revised set of best practice learning materials for all levels of student greenkeepers

in Training & Education - on 18/9/18

Gregg Hood wins JD award

A career change in his early 40s has led to trainee greenkeeper Gregg Hood winning SRUC Elmwood’s annual John Deere HNC Student of the Year Award, sponsored...

in Training & Education - on 10/9/18

No Can Do!

Trainer Frank Newberry has been helping people to be more assertive at work for over thirty years. Saying ‘no’ to requests for help can be difficult....

in Training & Education - on 10/9/18