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Livestock safe handling & welfare

Course details

Name:Livestock safe handling & welfare
Description:This course is designed to help people working with livestock reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities by providing practical skills and knowledge on safe livestock handling techniques.
Cost:$545 (GST incl.)
Course aim:

This course is aimed to provide those working with livestock safe techniques to reduce the risk of injuries and fatalities when handling livestock.

Learning outcomes: At completion of this course landholders will have the knowledge and practical experience to handle livestock efficiently to ensure minimum stress to livestock.
Length:2 days
Course program/structure:
  • Provide basic techniques for handling and moving of livestock
  • Minimise stress to livestock when handling
  • Ability to work livestock in a controlled and safe environment
  • Knowledge of general husbandry operations including disease, feeding, diet, water, vaccinations, drenching
Resources and method of delivery:

Participants receive a course manual.

This course is delivered using indoor and outdoor instruction.

Accreditation:

This course is mapped to the following national units of competency:

  • AHCLSK210A - Muster and move livestock
  • AHCLSK205A - Handle livestock using basic techniques
  • AHCOHS201A - Participate in OHS processes.

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Other dates and locations are available on demand.

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Current scheduled courses

course date
TOCAL (near Maitland) 5th Jul 2017

Location

TOCAL (near Maitland)

When
5th Jul 2017 - 6th Jul 2017

Extra details for this date

or call Kim Griffiths on 02 4939 8881 (ph)

course date
Glen Innes 11th Jul 2017

Location

Glen Innes

When
11th Jul 2017 - 12th Jul 2017

Extra details for this date

or call Jayne Wood on 0267631276