Extensive forestry training now on offer at Holmfirth company thanks to a grant from South Pennines’ LEADER programme

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Extensive forestry training now on offer at Holmfirth company thanks to a grant from South Pennines’ LEADER programme

Extensive forestry training now on offer at Holmfirth company thanks to a grant from South Pennines’ LEADER programme A specialist independent land-based training provider for the forestry industry and beyond will be able to extend its training provision thanks to new hi-spec equipment. T Kirk Forestry, of Holmfirth will take delivery of a Valtra Tractor …

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Guide to getting Specialised Vehicle Driving Accreditation

Specialised Vehicle Driving Accreditation – Tips and Guidance Why do I need accreditation to drive special vehicles? Workers must be adequately trained and competent to carry out their job safely. The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 places general duties on employers and the self-employed. It may also negate your Public Liability Insurance if …

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Guide to getting your Pesticides Certificate

Pesticides Training – Tips and Guidance Pesticides versus Herbicide……? People usually use the term “pesticides” to describe the spraying of any chemical over vegetation.  It is important at the outset to be clear on the difference between Pesticides and Herbicides.  Pesticides are chemical used to control insects, grubs or ‘pests’ which can harm or destroy …

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Guide to HSE Compliance for Forestry and Conservation – FREE Download

It has never been more important for organisations in the Forestry and Conservation sector to be able to prove competency and proficiency, especially when dealing with the HSE. It is becoming a common issue to ensure men and women working in the areas of forestry and arboriculture are properly trained. It can be difficult to keep up to …

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Guide for HSE compliance for Housing Associations – FREE Download

It has never been more important for organisations such as Housing Associations, Councils and Landscapers to be able to prove competency and proficiency, especially when dealing with the HSE. It is becoming a common issue to ensure men and women working on ground maintenance and in tree surgery are properly trained. It can be difficult …

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TKF Training New Website

We are happy to invite you to take a look around our new website. The site, designed and developed by Balance vc, is fully responsive and can be viewed equally well on desktop computers, tablets and mobile devices.

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