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Junior Tractor Driving and Related Operations at Bridgwater College

Course description

This is a practical, one day course aimed at under 16s who are still at school or inexperienced in the use of tractors wishing to learn safe vehicle handling of modern agricultural tractors.

Course content

  • Health and safety
  • Driver and safety
  • Tractor controls
  • General and daily maintenance
  • Manoeuvring with and without trailers
  • Hitching/unhitched trailer equipment
  • Operating hydraulics

Entry requirements

13 to 16 years old.


Bridgwater College practical assessment.

Future opportunities

NPTC Level 2 Tractor Driving and Related Operations Award (16 years+).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bridgwater College directly.

Last updated date: 16 February 2016

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