This is the IOG / FA modular Level 1 Foundation course

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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

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

Fooball Module 4 Main Heading

This is the practical session module which might take place on site at an IOG venue, or even your venue. It looks at the typical in-season work carried out, such as marking out and post match repairs. This module and module 5 may be carried out at the same time.

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

Renovation time

This is the practical session module might take place on site at an IOG venue, or even your site. It looks at typical end of season work, which will include renovation activities, as well as the maintenance (post-renovation) work needed to ensure that the pitch is ready for use for the coming season. This module and module 4 may be carried out at the same time.

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

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