This one day workshop has been arranged by Food and Farming Compliance Ltd. to provide an update and refresher training on the requirement of the laws to protect poultry during transport
This workshop will explore and explain the roles and responsibilities of those concerned with transport of poultry. It will outline the principals of transporting birds by road on short journeys (under 8 hours)
The course is designed for any person who is responsible for any aspect of the transport of poultry. It will be of benefit to experienced owners, farmers, livestock keepers, attendants and anybody else who is involved with the transport of poultry for commercial reasons as well as for the less experienced as training and guidance. The course is also relevant to all personnel involved in the farming industry and anybody involved in the enforcement of welfare legislation relating to the transport of poultry. This course and qualification is suitable for learners who wish to develop knowledge, understanding and skills in poultry transport by road.
On completion of the course, there will be the opportunity for course members to take the assessment paper for their Level 2 - Certificate of Competence - Award in Animal Transport by Road (Short Journey) (BIRDS). Those who wish to take this assessment must forward their Name, Address and Date of Birth to the Course Organiser at least 3 days before the date of the course for registration purposes.