This lawn care technician training set consists of three DVDs designed to introduce new employees to the lawn care industry and the lawn care technician's role, describe the categories of turf pests and the methods used to control them, and give an overview of the equipment used in the lawn care industry. The series includes a workbook.
Part 1: The Professional Lawn Care Technician
Content on this DVD explains the aesthetic and environmental value of turfgrasses, types of services that lawn care professionals provide, the importance of complying with regulations, safety issues and concerns, and the importance of customer relations.
Part 2: Turf Pests
This DVD introduces three categories of turf pests - weeds, diseases, and insects - and discusses the value of knowing how to control them.
Part 3: Introduction to Lawn Care Equipment
Lawn care technicians use a wide range of specialized equipment in their jobs. This DVD Gives viewers a general understanding of how to select the right equipment for the job, the importance of calibration, the relationship between proper use of equipment, and the service's safety and success.