WRG Training Weekend 2017

WRG Training Weekend Chesterfield Canal

24-25th June 2017

Location: Cotswold Canals
Accommodation: Brimscombe Port

Cost: £8 per day for food
The cost of training is being funded by a grant from Pilgrim Trust.

Details: It's that time of the year when we turn our thoughts to training. As always, we are open to and indeed welcome suggestions as to what sort of skills you feel you or ideally a group of volunteers may need for projects this year.

So we can plan the weekend please let us know your training requirements via email.

This year we plan to run the following training courses

2 day Introduction to Bricklaying (for beginners) - limited to 16 places.
This course is run by bricklaying/lime specialists Ty Mawr.

1 day Bricklaying (for immediates)
Small excavators (Category 10a)
Dumpers (Category 25)
WRG Vans (Category 2a/2b)
Site tools - bricksaw, pumps, CAT scanning
First Aid Training (tbc)

Click here to register your interest in attending the event.

[Priority will be given to people attending the Summer Canal Camps.]

Instructors Wanted!
If you are an instructor who has volunteered for training weekends in the past or if you have never been persuaded but think you could offer some expertise please get in touch with us!

Find out more about WRG's Driver Authorisation Scheme here.