IOG Foundation Parts ‘A’ and ‘B’

13 Feb

IOGCricket Scotland will be hosting the Institute of Groundsmanship Foundation courses Parts A and B in 2014, in partnership with Aberdeenshire Cricket Club and Stirling County Cricket Club.

Details of the courses are below. The costs to candidates are £50.00 for a member of a cricket club registered with Cricket Scotland on the TopClub programme / member of the IOG, and £150.00 for all other candidates.

This year there is a fantastic chance for candidates to get first-hand experience of preparing the pitch to be used in the May Scotland V England ODI held at Mannofield (Aberdeenshire C.C.)

Course - IOG Foundation Part ‘A’ – Spring Preparation
Venue – Aberdeenshire Cricket Club
Date – Sunday 13th April 2014
Times – 10.00am – 4.00pm
Tea / coffee and light lunch will be provided
Please bring warm / water proof clothes / suitable footwear for working with machinery

Course – IOG Foundation Part ‘B’ – Autumn Renovation
Venue – Stirling County Cricket Club
Date – Sunday 14th September 2014
Times - 10.00am – 4.00pm
Tea / coffee and light lunch will be provided
Please bring warm / water proof clothes / suitable footwear for working with machinery

These courses give a practical approach to the preparation and maintenance of a cricket square. The foundation level qualification is essential for all cricket groundsmen, as it gives practical information on the most up to date techniques associated with preparing and maintaining a cricket surface. Logically, the part ‘A’ course covers the important work that is required during pre-season and in the summer. Part ‘B’ covers the end of season renovations and essential autumn work.

To book a place(s) please contact Lea Tsui at Cricket Scotland on leatsui@cricketscotland.com or 0131 3137420.

Methods of payment include:-
* Cheque 5 days prior to the course
* Personal invoice
* Invoice to club 

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