FREE skills training for moorland farmers and managers

Moorland - the Heart of Exmoor

As part of our Moor Skills project we have a new set of training courses coming up at the College Farm at Minehead.

Special Offer: Available FREE to Exmoor Moorland Managers and Farmers, and to Students on Agriculture and Land Management Courses. To find out if YOU qualify, email Steve Quantick squantick@educ.somerset.gov.uk or call 01643 700335.

The Venue

The West Somerset Community College, College Farm, Ellicombe, Minehead, TA24 6TR.

The Courses

Lantra A.T.V. (Quad Bike): 28th January. £100

Lantra Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting:
29th – 30th January. £200

Driving a 4×4: 11th February. £130

cross-cutting with a chainsawLantra 4 Day Chainsaw Maintenance, Crosscutting
& Felling Trees (up to 8 inches in diameter): 12th – 15th February. £430

Lantra Felling Small Trees (up to 8 inches in diameter):
25th – 26th February (Follows on from the Maintenance and Crosscutting Course –
29th & 30th January). £200

Lantra Strimmer/ Brushcutter Operator: 27th February. £100

Lantra Basic Tractor Driving: 11th – 13th March. £325

NPTC PA1 and PA6A – Pesticides Foundation
Module and Knapsack Spraying: 25th – 27th March. £345

WSCCSelf Employment and Business Set Up – The Facts:
One Day Course – 31st January / 7th February / 14th February. FREE

To book your place or for more details, please email –
Steve Quantick: squantick@educ.somerset.gov.uk or call 01643 700335

DOWNLOAD THE POSTER > LANTRA Courses Spring 2013 Prices

scheme funders

The Exmoor Moorland Landscape Partnership Scheme is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund and our local partners and funders.
Part financed by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development 2007-2013: Europe investing in rural areas.
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About Programme Manager

Helping people to enjoy and appreciate Exmoor National Park's moorland, and supporting those who take care of it.
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