Key Details

  • Available at
    Glynllifon
  • Level
    N/A
  • Study Mode
    Part-time
  • Programme Area
    Land-based Engineering
  • Course Length

    1 or 2 day courses

  • Course Type
    Short Course
  • Bilingual

    This programme is available bilingually at the following campus(es):

    • Glynllifon

Course Description

While on this course you will learn the basic principles of shearing.

You will be able to catch, hold and restrain sheep with confidence, handle sheep safely and competently. You will also be able to roll and pack fleeces correctly. In addition, you will also be able to assess the hazards associated with using shearing equipment and the safety of electrical supplies. There is an emphasis on Health and Safety.

Fee: £210

Entry Criteria

  • No formal entry requirements

All places are subject to satisfactory interview.

Delivery

  • Practical sessions

Assessment

  • This is an Integrated training and assessment course.

Progression

Candidates can access further Agriculture courses via the College, including:

  • Safe use of sheep dip
  • Welfare of animals in transit

Would you like to apply for this course?

Please call us today on 08445 460 460 or send an email to busnes@gllm.ac.uk