This is the Level 1 Foundation (Cricket A and B) course.

Cricket groundsman and Turf

This module provides an introduction to the role of a groundsman, types of activity required to maintain a pitch and the requirements expected from a pitch

Equipment and Machinery

This module looks at the range of equipment and machinery that might be used in maintaining cricket surfaces

Materials

This module looks at the materials and their use on cricket surfaces

Spring and Summer work

This is one of the two practical session modules which takes place on site at an IOG venue. 

Modules 4 & 5 are typically delivered at the same time.

This session looks at spring and summer work on cricket surfaces.

Videos of demonstrations and other information from the practical sessions will be available online in future versions of this course.

Autumn Winter practical work

This is one of the two practical session modules which take place on site at an IOG venue.

Modules 4 & 5 are typically delivered at the same time.

This session looks at autumn and winter work on cricket surfaces.

Videos of demonstrations and other information from the practical session will be available online in future versions of this course.

End of course assessment

Multiple choice question paper that can only be taken after the successful completion of the 5 course modules.