Elmwood College Work-based Assessor, Gordon Nimmo, has recently returned from Mallorca where he assisted Antonio Alberti Barcelo complete the Work-based SVQ Level 2 Sports Turf Maintenance qualification.
Son Gual Golf Club, Palma, which currently employs Antonio, suggested he further his greenkeeping skills at college. He has had to achieve his qualifications through distance learning, studying from over 1700 miles away from Elmwood. The resources the College have in place to accommodate distance learners has made it possible for him to gain his qualification without the need to travel to Scotland.
Gordon Nimmo said, “Antonio has completed the qualification to a very high standard, submitting a great folio of evidence. He is highly valued by his employer and we have all been impressed by his dedication, cheerful attitude and determination to succeed.”