@S_JDrummond Apply sooner rather than later, there has been great interest in this.
A new source of funding for training and provide more opportunities for women in agriculture in Scotland… https://t.co/VI3MHU0Yef
The principal objective is to deliver advanced management training for dairy herd managers, present or future, with the essential skills and knowledge to allow them to thrive within a modern dairy farming industry.
The course covers all critical areas of modern day dairy farming and will focus on providing management tools and knowledge which can be utilised on a day to day basis to achieve best practise.
The course comprises of six, two-day courses. The course content will be delivered by industry professionals providing a current and expert view. The course will be based at the Newton Rigg College dairy farm and will be a mixture of classroom based theory and on-farm practical demonstrations and exercises.
Each module provides focused and comprehensive best practice training within dairy farming with the aim of providing a complete dairy training programme.
The course will be assessed on a modular basis. This will be based upon short answer written assessments and practical demonstrations of knowledge.
For full informartion, please read the attached PDF