Sports Turf Operative Apprenticeships under review

The GMA is urging the turf care sector – especially training providers, employers and apprentices – to take part in the consultation exercise announced by the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education as part of its review of apprenticeships for agriculture, environment and animal care – which includes the Sports Turf Operative standard.

The consultation runs until December 4 and anyone with pertinent views (good or bad) on the future of the occupations covered are invited to make comment by accessing:

GMA chief executive Geoff Webb says the GMA “will, of course, be contributing to the debate”.