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LANTRA Technical Award in the Safe Use and Application of Fertiliser and Manure training course

Friday 12th November 2021, 9:00am to 5:00pm

This training course is aimed at Penwith farmers, and will provide LANTRA accredited training for a technical award in the safe use and application of Fertiliser and Manure.

The course will be held at Landithy Hall, Madron on Friday 12th November 2021, 9am-5pm.

Attendance is free and a pasty lunch will be provided. Booking is essential. To book your space contact our Farm Environment Officer Phil either by emailing philip.pengelly@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk or ringing 0797 6731376.

 Course details (click here to download an information sheet on this course)

The training and assessment aims to assess the learner’s knowledge and understanding of:

  • Consequences of not using and managing fertilisers and manures properly
  • Legislation and Guidance that affects organic and inorganic fertiliser use
  • Identifying different types of manure and fertiliser types and understanding product labels
  • The environmental impact of fertilisers and how they can be overcome
  • Safe Storage, Transport and Security
  • Health and Safety and dealing with accidents
  • Spreading Machinery
  • Working within NVZ’s (SMR 1) or near water courses (GAEC 1)
  • Record Keeping
  • Manure Management Plans and Risk Maps


Address

Landithy Hall
Church Road
Madron
Penzance
TR20 8SW