This course enables the learner to understand the principles of hand or powered winching, realise the possible hazards and manage health and safety. The learner will also be able to risk assess a situation and carry out a suitable method of winching to maintain personal, vehicle and contents safety, and gain experience in the use of a winch for moving an object from point A to point B.
Candidates over 16 years, valid driving licence for the towing/driving vehicle should the vehicle need to be driven on the road
PROGRESSION COURSE SUGGESTIONS:
All-Terrain Vehicles - Sit Astride
Chainsaw Maintenance and Crosscutting
Safe Use of Brushcutters & or Trimmers
Emergency First Aid at Work (+ Forestry)