Level 1 Winter Pitches Course

Calum Oakenfold
In Season Pitch Maintenance Course Coming Soon

We’re pleased to announce that are running two Grounds Maintenance course for people working within grassroots clubs.

Level 1 Winter Pitches: In Season (Maintenance) 

What is involved within this course?

The key subjects – assessment, sequencing of work and aeration to mowing, aeration and line marking, plus more – are studied through a progressive one-day IOG Learning course. With delivery from an industry expert, experience an educational hands-on training day featuring a productive presentation, plus turf care theory and practical working demonstrations. By attending this course, you will learn what is involved in preparing and maintaining a surface that allows for maximum playbility. In addition, receive a Certificate of Attendance.

What does the course content cover?

Some of the key subjects:

• Definition and assessment of surface

• Sequence of annual maintenance

• Mowing, scarification, verticutting, harrowing

• Irrigation, rolling, seeding

• Fertiliser application and top dressing

For more information about the course and to book your place, please follow the link below.

Course 1: 

Saturday 3rd August (9:00am-4:30pm)

Cantley Park, Aintree Avenue, Doncaster, DN4 6HR



Course 2:

Friday 20th September (9:00am-4:30pm)

Worksop Town F.C.

Windsor Food Service Stadium, Babbage Way, Sandy Ln, Worksop, S80 1UJ



If you have any further questions please contact Mark Wozniak on 0114 261 5500 or via email mark.wozniak@sheffieldfa.com