Is this course right for me?

This course is essential for those who dip sheep.

You will gain the CandG NPTC certificate of competence which is required to purchase and use sheep dips. This course includes interpreting the product label and understanding methods of controlling common external parasites. It also deals with safe use and disposal of sheep dip, Health and Safety and complying with legislation.

Fee: £225

Entry requirements:

  • No formal entry requirements

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.


  • taught sessions
  • practical sessions


  • a multiple choice examination
  • a practical assessment test


Candidates can access further Agriculture courses via the College, such as:

  • Welfare of animals in transit
  • Shearing