NPTC Level 2
This qualification provides candidates with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide basic treatment to one or more species of farm animal. It covers health & safety. legislation relating to the use of Veterinary Medicines, signs of health and ill health in various species, safe and correct procedures for administering Veterinary Medicines and the procedures for monitoring the animals response and the actions to take in case on an emergency. The training provided will be in cattle, sheep and pigs.
Upon successful completion of this course candidates will receive an NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Veterinary Medicine. This qualification is issued for life, however NPTC recommend that refresher training is carried out every three to four years.
1.1 Responsible Use of Veterinary Medicines
2.1 Signs of health and ill health in formal livestock
2.3 Storage & transport
2.4 Administration methods
2.5 Legislation, Recording & Disposal
Administration of 3 methods, including injections
Competent handling skills
Competent use of dosing equipment
Please do not delay your booking – to guarantee your place, please book 2 weeks in advance of course date
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Preferably experience of handling and working with farm livestock.
Pen and note pad will be required for the course.
You will need wellies, overalls and waterproof coat and trousers if wet.
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5th February - 6th February 2020
13th May - 14th May 2020
Time: 09.15- 16.15
2 Day tuition and half a day assessment
Additional £101 for assessment at end of course.
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