80% Support Towards the Cost of Training

Eligible farm or forestry businesses can benefit from 80% support towards the cost of training through The Welsh Government’s Farming Connect Skills Development Program. Listed below are some of the courses from our portfolio, with the cost after 80% support.  For more information or booking please contact the PMR team on 01437-720730.

Course Cost

(guide)

Cost after 80% funding

Machinery Operations

 

 

Lantra Awards ITA – Telescopic Loader

£170

£34

Lantra Awards ITA – 360 Excavator

£250

£50

Lantra Awards ITA – 180 Excavator

£250

£50

Lantra Awards ITA – Loading Shovel

£250

£50

Lantra Awards ITA – Industrial Counterbalanced Fork Lift

£170

£34

Lantra Awards ITA – Skid-Steer Loaders

£170

£34

Lantra Awards Customised Award training only in Tractor / Equipment Fuel Efficiency Awareness Training

£200

£40

Lantra Awards ITA – “Sit-in” ATV (Mules)

£170

£34

Lantra Awards ITA – ATV (Quad Bikes)

£145

£29

Lantra Awards ITA  -Tractor Driving and Related Operations

£150

£30

…more machinery / plant operation courses and certificates of competence  available call 01437 720730

 

 

Pesticides

 

 

Safe Use of Pesticides including NPTC assessment in unit PA1   (12 NRoSO CPD points)

£170

£34

Practical Application of Pesticides Field Crop Sprayer including NPTC assessment in unit PA2 (12 NRoSO CPD points)

£240

£48

Practical Application of Pesticides Granular Applicator including NPTC  assessment in unit PA4 (12 NRoSO CPD points)

£240

£48

Practical Application of Pesticides Hand Held Sprayers including NPTC assessment in unit PA6 (12 NRoSO CPD points)

£240

£48

Lantra Awards – Environmental Safety for Pesticides Use (12 NRoSO CPD points)

£90

£18

…more pesticides courses and certificates of competence  available call 01437 720730

 

 

Chainsaw / Forestry / Arboriculture

 

 

Lantra Awards – 2 day Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting

£225

£45

5 day Chainsaw Maintenance, Cross-cutting, Felling Small Trees and the Take Down of Hung Up Trees  including NPTC assessment in units CS30 & 31 assessment

 

£700

 

£140

Lantra Awards ITA – Wood Chippers

£150

£30

Lantra Awards ITA – Brushcutters

£120

£24

Lantra Awards – Practical Hedge-laying

£180

£36

…more chainsaw and arboriculture  courses and certificates of competence  available call 01437 720730

 

 

Livestock

 

 

Safe use of Sheep Dips training and NPTC assessment

£300

£60

Lantra Awards Customised Award in Cattle Hoof Trimming – Herdsman Course , in association with Embryonics

£500

£100

Safe Use of Veterinary Medicines level 2 training and NPTC assessment

£POA

£

Lantra Awards or NPTC Welfare of Animals in Transport (short journeys)

£70

£14

Lantra Awards or NPTC Welfare of Animals in Transport (long distance journeys)

£200

£40

…more livestock courses and certificates of competence  available call 01437 720730

 

 

Health & Safety

 

 

Lantra Awards Emergency First Aid

£80

£16

Lantra Awards Manual Handling – Safe Lifting Techniques

£96

£19.20

Lantra Awards Levels 2 & 3 in Health and Safety in Agriculture and Production Horticulture

£POA

 

…more Health & Safety courses and certificates of competence  available call 01437 720730

 

 

Pest Control

 

 

Lantra Awards ITA in Pest Control – Rabbits and Moles

£110

£22

Lantra Awards ITA in Pest Control – Rodent Control including the use of aluminium phosphate

£160

£32

Lantra Awards ITA in Pest Control – Management of Pests in Grain Stores (NRoSO CPD points)

£200

£40

…more Pest Control courses and certificates of competence  available call 01437 720730

 

 

 

To register for Farming Connect contact the Welsh Assembly Government on 08456-000813. To speak to a Skills Advisor contact Lantra SSC on 01982-552646. For more information on these courses and more, contact PMR direct on 01437-720730

(The costs stated are meant only as a guide. These can vary depending on candidate numbers, equipment and venue requirements.)

 

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