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City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Mowers

Level 2

Course code: M03P122
Type: Part Time
Duration: 1 days training and two hours assessment
Subject area: Agriculture,Horticulture
Location: Walford
No fee information available

About the course

This qualification is aimed at individuals who operate mowers as part of their work in agriculture, horticulture, landscaping, grounds maintenance, greenkeeping, parks, gardens and also in amenity use. It will provide the individual with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to prepare and operate a mower safely and to industry standards in line with current legislation.

Read more in the C&G/NPTC handbook for this qualification:

What qualification will I gain?

Level 2 Certificate of Competence in the Safe Use of Mowers (0014-35)

What you could do next

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Popular modules

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Key facts


  • Walford College


  • On application


  • 9:00 – 16:15

The personal protective equipment (PPE) you will be asked to provide must comply with legal requirements.

Assessment methods

The assessment is with an independent assessor and will be made up of both practical assessment and one to one questioning. The recommended duration for approx. 2 hours.

Entry requirements

Candidates must be at least 16 years old.