• Goosnargh: 01772 861300 | Conway Drive: 01772 718774
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Farmers Training Courses

VET-LED TRAINING COURSES

Practical training designed to help you improve animal health and productivity. All welcome!

Designed with local farmers in mind, our range of vet-led training courses can bring real benefits to you, your animals and your business.

To ensure you get the maximum benefit we:

  • Keep attendee numbers small.
  • Choose farm-based venues when appropriate.
  • Ensure a high percentage of course time is spent being practical.
  • Tailor the course content to meet the needs of the attendees.

Interested? Got questions? Email us farm@oakhill-vets.com or call 01772 861300.

Upcoming training

  • Thu
    08
    Sep
    2022

    COURSE - ADVANCED CALF REARING

    10am-4pmOn farm venue TBC

    One-day course covering the latest up to date thinking and research on pre-weaning calf management.

  • Wed
    14
    Sep
    2022

    COURSE - MEDICINES

    12pm-2pmGuys Thatched Hamlet

    Red Tractor approved two-hour course providing all the relevant information and best practice advice with respect to responsible medicine use on farm.

  • Wed
    21
    Sep
    2022
    Fri
    23
    Sep
    2022

    COURSE - ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION

    10am-4pmGuys Thatched Hamlet & on farm

    DEFRA approved hands-on three-day course, plus a follow up refresher day (3rd Nov 2022) covering all aspects of artificial insemination of cattle.

  • Thu
    20
    Oct
    2022
    Fri
    21
    Oct
    2022

    COURSE - CATTLE HOOF CARE & FOOT TRIMMING

    10am-4pmBrockholes Auction Mart

    Two-day course covering anatomy of the foot, lameness and lesion identification, hands on practical foot trimming technique and treatment of specific foot lesions.

  • Tue
    25
    Oct
    2022
    Wed
    26
    Oct
    2022

    COURSE - YOUNG FARMER COURSE

    2pm-4:30pmOn farm venue TBC

    This two-day course is tailored for young farmers, covering a range of modules designed to help you improve the health and production of your herd or flock.

  • Wed
    16
    Nov
    2022

    COURSE - MEDICINES

    12pm-2pmOakhill Farm Vets, Langley Lane, Goosnargh, PR3 2JQ

    Red Tractor approved two-hour course providing all the relevant information and best practice advice with respect to responsible medicine use on farm.

  • Wed
    14
    Dec
    2022
    Fri
    16
    Dec
    2022

    COURSE - ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION

    10am-4pmGuys Thatched Hamlet & on farm

    DEFRA approved hands-on three-day course, plus a follow up refresher day (3rd Nov 2022) covering all aspects of artificial insemination of cattle.

  • Thu
    26
    Jan
    2023

    COURSE - LAMBING

    12pm-3pmOakhill Farm Vets, Langley Lane, Goosnargh, Preston, PR3 2JQ

    A combination of practical and theory sessions covering management of the late gestation ewe, practical lambing techniques and neonatal lamb care.

Course registration
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