Although this is unlikely to change in the next few months they have designed a new online course which you can complete at anytime and gain knowledge of how to maintain a good cricket surface in a cost effective way.
Run by Grounds Management Association (GMA- formerly know as IOG), please click the link below to register.
Brief details of the course below (Full details are within the link)
What is involved in this course?
It is all online.
You will learn about the tasks involved in maintaining a playing surface in a cost-effective way.
How much does it cost?
£25.00 (Incl. VAT)
What does the course content cover?
There are 3 modules to this training course. All are designed to either give you a new understanding or build on your experiences so far.
Each module has an informal self-assessment test and there is a formal end of course multiple choice assessment test which is also online.
When in the link there is an application process where the candidates can register with the GMA and then can get onto the course.