Animal Production: Livestock

Course Name: Animal Production: Livestock  
 
 
 
 
Description:
The training will consist of theoretical and practical training on how to administer livestock processing treatments
 
Target Group: Farmers or farm workers that are farming with live stock.
 
Prerequisites: Must have the following qualification levels or the equivalent knowledge of:

  • NQF 1 Literacy and communication skills
  • NQF 1 Numeracy
  • Respond Correctly To Control Defensive Behaviour In Animals, NQF 2, or equivalent
  • Observe And Inspect Animal Health, NQF 2 or equivalent.
 
Course Duration: 4 days
 
Course Fee: R 3,420.00 incl. VAT (training only)
R 5,928.00 incl. VAT (training and accommodation)
 
Course Presenter: Patrick Verster
 
Accreditation:

* All our courses are SAQA accredited. To view the different NQF Levels, click on the column title. Background information of SAQA and NQF Levels is available under Terminology in the sub menu above.

NQF
Level
SAQA ID Title Credits
2 116643 Administer livestock processing treatments 8
 
Content of Course:
1. Control of Animal Production Business
  1.1 Record keeping
  1.2 Storage
  1.3 Purchase and Control of vaccines
2. Administering processing treatments
  2.1 Preparation
  2.2 Cleaning
  2.3 Administering treatments
  2.4 Restoring facility and equipment

 
Capabilities: When completing this course you will be be competent in applying feedlot processing treatment programmes to enhance livestock health and quality.