Hertfordshire Cricket Grounds Association, in partnership with Bedfordshire Cricket and the IoG are hosting the following events & courses:
Foundation A Course
Date: Tuesday 4th April 2017
Venue: Letchworth Garden City CC, SG6 2DN
Time: 9.00am - 4.00pm
Cost: £50.00 (HCGA/BGCA Affiliated Clubs) £100.00 (Non Affiliated Clubs)
Course Tutor: Andy Clarke
This course raise’s awareness of what is involved in preparing cricket surfaces ready for the playing season and then how to maintain them during the playing season.
The Level 1 courses are ideal for volunteers, new employees or just as a refresher for established Groundsmen.
Course programme includes:
Definition of surface, Assessment of surface, Early spring maintenance, Mowing Scarification and brushing, Irrigation Rolling. Fertiliser application, Preparing the square, Preparation of a match pitch, Pitch repair and renovation Maintenance of the outfield, Maintenance of non-turf pitches, Turf problems: Weeds, pests and diseases, Safe and effective use of equipment
Please complete the Application Form below and return it along with payment, by Friday 24th March 2017 to:
Peter Wholley – Secretary HCGA
13 Roan Walk, Royston, Herts, SG8 9HT (Post)
T: 07708 872440 E: firstname.lastname@example.org