Peatland Restoration Practitioner

Peatland restoration is a growing vocation within the conservation sector yet there has been no nationally recognised accredited training programme to date. Developed by Yorkshire Wildlife Trust in partnership with the Welsh Peatlands Sustainable Management Scheme (SMS) Project, the Peatland Restora…

An introduction to worm control and faecal egg counting for sheep producers

Mendip Vets Calf Management, Health and Housing Course

Are you looking to invest in rearing the future of your dairy or suckler herd? Colostrum management, optimum growth rates, disease prevention, suitable breeding plan and age at first calving of 22 months? Look no further this is the course for you!

Drystone Walls

This course is an introduction to the maintenance and construction of drystone walls to enable learners to undertake basic dry stone wall maintenance and construction.

FarmSkills Calf Rearing Part 1 & 2

Calf Rearing – Birth to Weaning:

Trainees will be able to plan and prepare for successful heifer production, conduct basic first aid in the neo-natal calf and provide appropriate management to ensure maximum survival rates.

Calf Rearing – Heifer Rearing:

Trainees will be able to set targets and manage …

FarmSkills Mastering Medicines

The workshop aims to increase trainees’ knowledge of safety and good practice as well as outlining the legislative requirements for on farm medicines use. The course also aims to increase trainees’ understanding about the different types of medicines used and how these relate to the common diseases …

FarmSkills Sheep - Lambing

Join our lambing team for the day and get hands-on with learning all about lambing. The informal, action-packed course will include a mix of listening, observing and doing.

FarmSkills Foot Trimming

Tuition from fully licenced cattle foot trimmers, trained in UK and USA.

Training delivered on farm or at dedicated training centre – we bring crushes and all equipment with us.

FarmSkills Dairy Fertility (DIY AI)

Trainees will be able to discuss the regulations governing artificial insemination (AI) in the UK and describe the theory of safe semen handling and AI technique.

They will be able to carry out correct AI technique using abattoir specimens or models before progressing onto be able to safely perform A…

Ignite Firewood Production and Supply

Gain an understanding of firewood production and supply with this training course.

Ignite Woodfuel Quality Standards

Gain an understanding of woodfuel quality standards with this one day training course.

Safe Use and Handling - Shotgun

Get to grips with handling a shotgun safely and responsibly.