Training & Education (page 4)

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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

Training Day

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

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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

The FTMI Delegates In The Jacobsen Factory

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

Stress

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

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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

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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

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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

Ag Turf Parts Tech Graduation 2017 Awards

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