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Hand Blade Sheep Shearing

Hand Blade Sheep Shearing

A three day course covering the technique of shearing a sheep by hand. This course will cover blade sharpening, preparation, sheep handling techniques, shearing techniques, fleece rolling and presentation for sale.

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30/05/201830/05/2018£400.00[Read More]
lambing practical

Lambing Practical (Plumpton)

This course will cover preparation for lambing, signs of lambing and care of the new-born lamb, routine welfare and management tasks

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15/03/201815/03/2018£105.00[Read More]
NPTC Level 2 Certificate of Competence in the Safe and Responsible Use of Veterinary Medicines

NPTC Level 2 Certificate of Competence in the Safe and Responsible Use of Veterinary Medicines

This qualification provides candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide basic treatment to Cattle and Sheep. It covers health & safety, legislation relating to the use of Veterinary Medicines, signs of health and ill health in various species, safe and correct procedures for administering Veterinary Medicines and the procedures for monitoring the animal’s response and the actions to take in the case of an emergency.
 
Upon successful completion of this course candidates will receive an NPTC Level Two Award in the Safe Use of Veterinary Medicine. This qualification is issued for life, however NPTC recommend that refresher training is carried out every three to four years.
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Cattle and Sheep
16/01/201817/01/2018£180.00[Read More]
Cattle and Sheep
15/05/201816/05/2018£180.00[Read More]
Sheep Handling (Plumpton)

Sheep Handling (Plumpton)

This course will cover handling techniques for foot trimming, selection of ewes, injecting, and routine welfare and management tasks.

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11/01/201811/01/2018£105.00[Read More]
sheep shearing

Sheep Shearing for Beginners and Improvers

This course covers the instruction and practice of shearing, including preparation and care of machines and presentation of wool for sale.

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30/05/201801/06/2018£400.00[Read More]