What will I learn?
The course fee includes assessment in one category of animal, assessments can be taken in further categories of animal, subject to payment of additional assessment fees.
Categories of animal the course covers are: Sheep, cattle, pigs, goats
Further details of the course content which covers the assessment can be found at:
Where will it lead me?
This two-day course will give you knowledge to pass the NPTC Certificate of Competence test. For those involved in the transportation of animals by road on short journeys (over 65km and up to 8 hours duration) this qualification will ensure you meet the requirement for a Certificate of Competence on the Protection of Animals During Transport and the Welfare of Animals (Transport) Order 2006.
Experience of handling and transporting animals on farm.
Free if unemployed.