Trimmers, Brush Cutters & Lawnmowers

Course Objectives

At the end of this course the participant will be able to:

  • List the correct procedures for safe and efficient use of Trimmers, Brush cutters and Lawnmowers
  • Identify typical hazards associated with this equipment
  • Mount and replace broken or damaged parts of equipment
  • Correctly select and use personal protective Equipment
  • List the requirements and be able to carry out a job risk assessment.


  • Work Equipment Legislation
  • Holding the Trimmer/Brush cutter
  • Pre Use Safety Checks
  • Replacement of Broken/Damaged parts
  • Health and Safety precautions when using equipment
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Refuelling
  • Rish Assessment.

Duration: 1 day.