Effectively maintain a 3G pitch and provide a safe surface that achieves optimum longevity
What is involved within this course?
The key subjects – effective maintenance; its need and process. Surface condition; health and safety to users, plus more – are studied through a progressive one-day IOG Learning course. Delivered by industry experts; the IOG, Replay Maintenance and Redexim Charterhouse. Keep your skills up-to-date and maintain your 3G pitch with the latest, best practices. In addition, you will also receive a Certificate of Attendance. (Food and drink are provided).
What does the course content cover?
Some of the key subjects:
• The need for effective maintenance practices
• How to carry out effective maintenance practices
• Requirements of an annual maintenance programme
• The need to provide a duty of care to users
• The need for routine testing of pitch performance
Why should I participate in this course?
Ideal for volunteers, employee professional development, and line managers, or just as a refresher for established employees. This learning route will support and help develop skills for those who maintain or are to soon gain a 3G surface to look after. Keep your skills and knowledge up to date with the latest best practices, and explore the requirements you need to meet in order to optimise your surface’s longevity. This course is worth 5 CPD points / 5 CPD hours.
What can I do after this course?
To further build on the IOG route and depending upon your requirements, undertake the Level 2 Certificate in Turf Surface Maintenance, the Level 3 IOG Technical Diploma in Turf Surface Management – or Level 3 IOG Supervisory Management – providing formal qualifications in different aspects of turf management. These qualifications may be beneficial for people who have completed other courses at Levels 2 or 3 and who wish to further develop their understanding of the technical aspects of turf management or leadership and management skills. No practical work is involved with these qualifications.
What is the cost of the course?
Non-members pay: £245.00 +VAT
IOG members pay: £165 +VAT (50% off)