Training & Education (page 5)


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

The 2018 ICL Scholars With Sami Strutt And ICL's Ed Carter

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

The GTC Board And Staff

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

John Deere SRUC Student Of The Year 2018 Gregg Hood

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

Frank Newberry landscape

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

BTME Harrogate Convention Centre

Latest changes to BTME

With a little over five months to go until BTME 2019, BIGGA is excited to reveal that we have lived up to our promise to expand and evolve the turf management...

in Training & Education - on 28/8/18

Andy Spetch Of British Sugar TOPSOIL

BIGGA education supporter

The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association has welcomed British Sugar TOPSOIL as the association’s latest Education Supporter.

in Training & Education - on 24/8/18

BTME 2019 Runs From 22 To 24 January 2019

The evolution continues

The British & International Golf Greenkeepers Association has revealed further improvements to the annual BIGGA Turf Management Exhibition (BTME), which...

in Training & Education - on 10/8/18

ICL Independent School Seminar 2018

Seminar is a hit for Six

ICL recently held the sixth successive annual Independent Schools Seminar. The event, held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham brought together turf professionals...

in Training & Education - on 9/8/18

Samantha Butler At Croke Park With Campeys

Learning with Campey

It has been a long and mixed few months for Australians in Europe. The Socceroos put in a valiant but ultimately disappointing display at the 2018 World...

in Training & Education - on 3/8/18

Myerscough Conference

ETS conference

Delegates from around the world have gathered for an international conference led by a University Centre Myerscough sportsturf tutor.

in Training & Education - on 1/8/18


Women Role Models

Greenkeeping has for too long been viewed as a bastion of the male workforce. However, increasingly progressive clubs and course managers recognise that...

in Training & Education - on 30/7/18

Toro SotY The Awards Finals Will Be Again Held At BIGGA House In September

Toro student finalists

The British and International Golf Greenkeepers Association, Toro and Reesink Turfcare have revealed the 12 finalists who will contest this year’s Toro...

in Training & Education - on 24/7/18

John Deere & ProVQ AMTN Award 2018

Training for success

A total of 54 young service technicians are being trained in this year’s John Deere Ag Tech, Parts Tech and Turf Tech advanced apprenticeship programmes,...

in Training & Education - on 20/7/18

Brooksby Melton College Call Push Rescue Kit

Brooksby train CPR

Tracey Duncan, Health and Wellbeing Advisor at Brooksby Melton College, has completed the mammoth task of training 450 students in CPR during the 2017/18...

in Training & Education - on 19/7/18

Oaklands JD

Employee’s journey

In this second article, Andy Wight gives an overview from the apprentice’s point of view when undertaking a Golf Greenkeeper Apprenticeship. It will...

in Training & Education - on 16/7/18

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Now listen very carefully

Trainer Frank Newberry asks if we are really listening to each other in meetings at work or whether we are just competing to get our point across? He looks...

in Training & Education - on 9/7/18


Seminars finish in style

The 2018 Dennis and SISIS Spring / Summer bowling green maintenance seminars finished in style with over 350 people in attendance across the eight venues...

in Training & Education - on 5/7/18


Continue to Learn ...

Now in its third year, ICL and BIGGA are seeking five BIGGA members to take up the 2019 scholarship. The scholarship provides 15 hours of education from...

in Training & Education - on 5/7/18