Hot Water Weed Control

At a Glance

Delivery Method:
Classroom and practical assessment
Duration:
Half day
Recognised by:
Lantra Awards
Recertification Period:
3 Years

The Lantra accredited Multevo Hot Water Weed Control training programme has been designed to give the operators the basic practical skills and associated knowledge required to effectively and safely operate the Hot Water Weed Control equipment.The training programme also gives the operator awareness of the potential risks and hazards associated when operating associated with the equipment in the working environment. 

Overview in brief

Hot water is one of the most effective natural transmitters of thermal energy and all our systems are as a result of our unique Boiling Hot water Technique® to deliver a low pressure 98°C impact with weeds destroying the cellular structure of the plant and roots.

Our Operator training programme accredited by LANTRA covers the theoretical aspects of the safe operation of the equipment as well as all the practical aspects.

The course can accommodate up to 6 trainees and can be carried out anywhere within the UK.  

A classroom environment for the theoretical presentation and the operational HWWC equipment in an outdoor environment are required.

The finer details

The HWWC training programme is split into 2 sections, both lasting for approximately 2 hours per session (dependent on the ability of the trainees). In the first session the attendees will be made aware of:

  • the relevant Health & Safety legislation surrounding the use of the HWWC equipment,
  • understand their responsibilities & the responsibilities of the employer 
  • walked through the safest & most efficient way to operate the equipment
  • complete a short theory test to demonstrate their understanding the safe operation of the equipment.

During the second half of the programme the trainees will be given the opportunity to gain a small amount of experience and given time to familiarise themselves with the practical operational aspects and putting into practice some of the aspects which they learned in the classroom:

  • The applications of the HWWC equipment under normal working conditions, covering simple tasks of all the equipment operations
  • Experiencing the equipment controls
  • Instruction as to the daily care of the vehicle.
  • Gaining a small amount of experience into the best usage of the HWWC equipment.

Read more about the Multevo Hot Water Weed Control training programme.

Who should attend?

Anyone who is required to operate the Hot Water Weed Control equipment.

What will be covered?

Our representative who delivers the programme qualified instructor who has been accredited by LANTRA to deliver the training. On conclusion of the we would expect the trainees to:

  • Safely & effectively be able to Operate the Hot Water Weed Control equipment
  • Fully understand their Health & Safety responsibilities with respect to the operating of the HWWC equipment.

 

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