Training & Education (page 1)


Events to be run online

At the start of each year the Amenity Forum run a series of free updating events for all involved or with an interest in amenity management. These normally...

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ICL webinar announced

ICL will be holding a live online webinar on Monday 30th November entitled – UK & Ireland Native Invasive Weeds: The Importance of Biology.

in Training & Education - 1 week, 2 days ago

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Alan not looking back

My name is Alan Baird and I am a Greenkeeping Cadetship student studying Level 2 in Sportsturf Management at Greenmount Campus, CAFRE in Antrim.

in Training & Education - 1 week, 4 days ago


SRUC Elmwood Campus

Elmwood Golf is one of the premier golf and greenkeeping training facilities in the UK, owned and managed by Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) Elmwood...

in Training & Education - 2 weeks, 1 day ago


How to Respond ...

In his previous article, Frank Newberry looked at how to give bad news to people in the workplace. In this article, Frank offers some tips on how we might...

in Training & Education - 3 weeks, 3 days ago


GMA online training

Today, the Grounds Management Association (GMA) announces its ‘Level 2 Winter Pitches’ online course for volunteers and professionals.

in Training & Education - on 31/10/20


FTMI Graduate Gemma

Since completing the Future Turf Managers Initiative (FTMI) in March 2020, graduate, Gemma St John has been applying the invaluable skills she learnt at...

in Training & Education - on 29/10/20

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New ownership for GT

Grounds Training, the specialist training business dedicated to the sports turf and grounds maintenance sectors, is under new ownership having been acquired...

in Training & Education - on 27/10/20

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BIGGA conference program

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has led the British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association to rethink how its members will access local and regional...

in Training & Education - on 16/10/20

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First ‘virtual’ Scholars

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association and Partner ICL have revealed the five recipients of the fifth ICL Scholarship, with a greenkeeper...

in Training & Education - on 2/10/20

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Kickstart Scheme

The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create job placements for 16 to 24 year olds.

in Training & Education - on 30/9/20


BIGGA teams up with GCSA

This autumn BIGGA is proud to partner with the Carolinas Golf Course Superintendents Association in an online conference to satisfy members’ ongoing...

in Training & Education - on 29/9/20

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Anthracnose in turf

With Anthracnose appearing to be on the increase in recent years, ICL Technical Managers Henry Bechelet and Dr Andy Owen, along with Dr Kate Entwistle...

in Training & Education - on 18/9/20


Loughborough Uni pitch

Loughborough University is a public research university in the market town of Loughborough, Leicestershire, in the East Midlands of England. It covers...

in Training & Education - on 14/9/20


How to Give Bad News

Trainer and Conference Speaker Frank Newberry looks at how to give bad news to people in the workplace. Giving bad news can be hard on everyone. It needs...

in Training & Education - on 12/9/20


Lockdown positive

They say that everyone has a book in them, but for Master Greenkeeper Phil Helmn, it was combination of Covid-19 lockdown, a distance learning degree course...

in Training & Education - on 1/9/20

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Golf pro's opportunity

The new Edge Golf College at Portugal’s stunning Troia Resort is recruiting elite young amateur golfers from across Europe looking to turn professional...

in Training & Education - on 30/8/20

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Bernhard delegation

Seen as one of the best educational opportunities for greenkeepers, Bernhard Company is disappointed to announce that the recruitment for the BIGGA delegation...

in Training & Education - on 27/8/20