Courses and Training Providers
Astra Sheepdog Breeding and Training Centre
Sheepdog and handler training instructor.
Contact Janet Beale from her website
British Wool Marketing Training Ltd.
We offer Related courses for the Sheep Producer throughout Southern England. Our Courses range from Machine Shearing, Hand Shearing, Foot Trimming, Safe use of Vet Medicine, Safe Use of Sheep Dip, Hedge laying and many more courses, now including
Certificate of Competence in the Transport of Animals by road (short journeys).
British Wool Training, YFC Centre, Retail Park Close, Marsh Barton Road, Exeter EX2 8LG
Tel: 01392 477944
Grazing Advice Partnership
National GAP Stock Husbandry Training Courses
Including, the role and responsibilities of the looker, Health and Welfare, How to looker and demonstration of the looking process and techniques in the field
Courses will be delivered regionally to minimize travel requirements.
The courses are accredited by Lantra.
Eleanor Newson, The GAP Office, Brinkworth House, Brinkworth, Wiltshire SN15 5DF Tel. 01666 511304
Hampshire Training Providers Ltd
An independent company providing courses on all aspects of Livestock and
Land Management, in Hampshire and neighbouring counties.
Including FLT, First Aid, Chainsaw, Advanced agronomy.
Nationally recognised certification available. Please ring or email us to discuss your needs.
Hampshire Training Providers,
c/o Hampshire Grain
Overton Road, Micheldever Station, Winchester, Hants. SO21 3AN
01962 774430 including fax
Holme Lacy College,
Holme Lacy, Hereford HR2 6LL
Telephone: 01432 870032
Holme Lacy College offer a large range of Smallholder and Livestock short courses including Sheep Husbandry and Management and Grassland Management. Please contact us for a copy of our prospectus.
Lantra - the Sector Skills Council for the Environmental and land-based
Lantra House, Stoneleigh Park, Coventry, Warwickshire CV8 2LG
Tel: 0845 707 8007
Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Nr Lewes, East Sussex BN7 3AE
Telephone (01273) 892021 Fax (01273) 890071
Including courses on stock watching / lookering which include Sheep Health, Handling and Welfare.
The UKs leading college for Land-based industries