Product Description

Learn How to install artificial grass

Installation of artificial grass for domestic applications TTA/AG/18

Duration 1 Day

Course Description This course is designed to give delegates an understanding of the properties of artificial grass as a domestic landscaping material and the confidence and competence to successfully install artificial grass in domestic settings.

Aim

  • Develop the necessary skills to install artificial grass safely and correctly to specifications, tolerances and guidelines, as advised by the industry and manufacturers.

Learning outcomes

  • Be able to install grass sub-bases safely and correctly to industry standards
  • Be able to install artificial grass safely and correctly to manufacturers standards

Installation of artificial grass for domestic applications

AIM

Develop the necessary skills to install artificial grass safely and correctly to specifications, tolerances and guidelines, as advised by the industry and manufacturers.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  1. Be able to install artificial grass sub-bases safely and correctly to industry standards
  2. Be able to install artificial grass safely and correctly to manufacturers standards

ASSESSMENT CRITERIA

  1. Introduction – Delegates understand the background of the product
  2. Benefits of artificial grass – Delegates understand the features and benefits of artificial grass compared with natural grass
  3. Manufacturing process – Delegates understand the manufacturing process in full, and are able to determine what makes a quality product
  4. Common faults – Delegates understand the common faults associated with this product
  5. Site preparation – Delegates understand how to assess and prepare the site to industry standards
  6. Sub-Base installation – Delegates can install the sub-base and edging (if necessary) safely and correctly, to industry standards
  7. Install and fix – Delegates can install artificial grass to manufacturers standards, which includes cutting, joining and fixing
  8. Maintenance – Delegates understand the maintenance involved with artificial grass, including aftercare tips