Date: 21/02/2022 | Region: UK

FFC Training - Wefare of Animals During Transport May 2022

FFC Training

A One Day Course / Refresher Training Day / Assessment

Animal Health and Welfare 

Welfare of Animals (Equines) during Transport

Worcester, Monday 30th May 2022

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 animals, in particular Equines during transport. 

If you transport equines for commercial reasons over 65km (40miles) you required by law to hold a certificate of competence

This workshop will explore and explain the roles and responsibilities of those concerned with transport of animals. 

The course is designed for any person who is responsible for any aspect of the transport of farm animals and equines. It will be of benefit to experienced owners, farmers, livestock keepers, transporters, attendants, grooms and anybody else who is involved with the transport of animals/ equines 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 equine and farming industry and anybody involved in the enforcement of welfare legislation relating to the transport of animals.


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). Those who wish to take this assessment must forward their Name, Address, Date, Place and Country of Birth to the Course Organiser at least 3 days before the date of the course for registration purposes, together with notice of the species papers they wish to take in addition to the Horse paper – Any or all of the following Sheep, Pigs, Goats, and Cattle.

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