Upcoming courses

Course Aims:

This one-day training course aims to give basic users of Excel knowledge of commands and functions which will make them more proficient in spreadsheet design and development. How to apply these tools to solving their own business problems and good spreadsheet practice will also be covered.

Course date 05-11-2030 9:30 am
Event End Date 05-11-2030 5:00 pm
Individual Price Please check for cost

Who should do this course?

Farmers, Agronomist and Advisers who need a Crop and Enterprise Management Solution

Stock controlGateKeeper provides you with a powerful, flexible, yet easy to use stock control systen for all your inputs and outputs. Simply set up your lists of items (seeds, fert, sprays for example). Then record deliveries from suppliers as they arrive on farm (or wait for the invoice). When you enter field records, the product levels in stock are automatically reduced and the prevailing price used to build the field financials. If you do not want to record stock movements there is even a "no-stock" option.

Flexible and powerful price and quantity management for all inputs and outputs4 stock modes available; No stock, Price list, Simple stock, Full stockChoose best stock mode for each headingManage stock across Contract Farming operations

Course date 26-08-2042 9:30 am
Event End Date 26-08-2042 4:00 pm
Individual Price Please check for cost

Tractor Driving

Who should take this course?

Anyone who needs to drive a tractor during their working day

The course covers the safe operation of a tractor, including the hitching of attachments and, if appropriate, attaching a front-end loader; preparing the tractor for work and operating it safely; and carrying out daily and routine maintenance. Candidates are strongly advised to continue with supervised practice after the training course ends and before the assessment takes place.

The course includes a mixture of theory and practical application.:

Course date 01-01-2099 12:00 am
Event End Date 01-01-2099 12:00 am
Cut off date 01-01-2016 12:00 am
Individual Price £450.00

We are currently unable to accept registration on-line for this course. However, please contact the office as places may still be available. Tel: 01609 882408 E-mail: office@vatraining.plus.com

This course will offer you an introduction to the basic principles of health and safety, including hazards and risks within the workplace. On completion of the course the learner will understand the positives to thorough health and safety procedures as well as the consequences of poor health and safety.
Course date 31-08-2099 12:00 am
Event End Date 23-09-2099 12:00 am
Individual Price £100.00

Anyone who has past experiance on an ATV and would like to refresh their knowledge. This course is useful to remind users of safety procedures and procautions whilst using an ATV, even experianced users.

Course date 18-09-2099 12:00 am
Event End Date 18-09-2099 12:00 am
Individual Price £255.00

This qualification is designed to meet the needs of those who are advising or implementing the requirements of automatic enrolment. It provides an overview of employer requirements and obligations associated with automatic enrolment and an understanding of its practical effective implementation.

Course date 18-09-2099 9:00 am
Event End Date 18-09-2099 12:00 pm
Individual Price Please check for cost

Course Aims:

This one-day training course aims to give people who have non or basic knowledge of Excel, a better understanding and learning skills using this programme.

Course date 19-10-2099 9:30 am
Event End Date 19-10-2099 5:00 pm
Individual Price Please check for cost

Who should use this course?

Anyone who uses or will be using Telehandlers in the land-based industries or construction industry.

Course date 18-11-2099 9:30 am
Event End Date 18-11-2099 4:30 am
Individual Price Please check for cost

Young Persons Tractor Course ( 13 - 16 year olds)

Give yourself peace of mind that your young helpers are safe!!

Tractors are versatile pieces of machinery due to the ever expanding types of attachments available for them, making them valuable tools within many different sectors.

It is important to use the tractor correctly to ensure that accidents do not happen, so gaining relevant training, and even updating your knowledge and skills especially as a younger driver, is invaluable.

Our Tractor Driving For 13 to 16 Year Olds training  course has experienced instructors who will guide you through the training to make sure that you are able to use the tractor safely and with confidence, and that the key fundamentals of driving, loading and Health and Safety are covered.

Course date As arranged
Individual Price Please check for cost

Who is the course for?
Any person employed in arboriculture, forestry, horticulture, landscaping and grounds maintenance who is or will be required to operate woodchippers. Inexperienced members may require longer than the stated guide times to fully utilise the information supplied. This is an Integrated Training and Assessment (ITA) course, and successful candidates will receive a Certificate of Basic Training and ID card.

Course date As arranged
Individual Price £220.00

Beech Hill Farm, Ellerbeck, Northallerton, North Yorkshire. DL6 2TD
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