Training - Planned Courses & One Day Workshops

 


 

FFC Training

Animal Health and Welfare

A Day in the Market-
For Animal Health and Welfare inspectors

Cirencester Gloucestershire, Thursday 14th November 2019

This practical course in a market, arranged by Food and Farming Compliance Ltd., provides in a supervised and safe environment the opportunity for course members to learn the role and duties of an animal health and welfare inspector in a market and be given a basic understanding of what to look for and how to deal with it. There will be an opportunity to look at cattle, pigs, sheep and poultry exposed for sale, and to consider the legislation that applies to them while they are in a market and if this is being met. Course members will be asked to carry out inspections at the market and report back.

It is intended for those officers appointed to Local Authority departments who are responsible for administering and enforcing the provisions of Animal Health and Welfare legislation, in relation to livestock in a market. The course is also relevant to Animal Health and Welfare staff of Central Government Departments and Agencies, including Veterinary and Animal Health Officers who have little or no experience in market duties.
This is an “hands on “participative course and numbers are limited so early booking is recommended

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FFC/Driver CPC Training

A One Day Course / Driver cpc Training Day / Assessment

Welfare of Animals during Transport

Langham, Colchester, Essex, Saturday 16th November 2019

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 during transport and to provide 7hrs Driver cpc Periodic Training

This workshop will explore and explain the roles and responsibilities of those concerned with 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 8 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 Cattle paper – Any or all of the following Sheep, Pigs, Goats, and Horses.


Closing date for receipt of applications for the assessment is the Friday 8th November 2019

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FFC and CenTSA Training

Five Day Animal Health and Welfare Residential Course

“Inspection, Licensing and Enforcement”

Birmingham, 25th – 29th November 2019

This five day residential course jointly arranged by CEnTSA and Food and Farming Compliance Ltd. is intended for those officers appointed to Local Authority and Central Government departments and Agencies and to the FSA Official Control Personnel who are charged with administering and enforcing the provisions of animal health and welfare legislation. It will also be of importance for the staff of Animal Charities and Quality Assurance Schemes.

The course will serve as an initial and refresher training; however, it is advisable for delegates to have about 6 months experience of working in this capacity. With the change in the CTSI qualification structure, this course will add benefit to those officers who are engaged with the enforcement role and who no longer have opportunity to achieve the animal health and welfare CTSI qualification.

AIMS:
- To explain the role of the Local Authority within the framework of controls exercised through animal health and welfare legislation at national, regional and local levels.
- To provide an understanding of the inspection, licensing and enforcement duties undertaken.
- To review the provisions of that legislation which promotes animal health and welfare and to commence a study of the most important areas of control undertaken.

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FFC Training

Regulatory Affairs

‘Update on PACE, Investigation Technique, Interviewing Skills’ and Criminal Legal Proceedings

Cirencester, Gloucestershire, Tuesday 7th January 2020

This one day course has been arranged by Food and Farming Compliance Ltd. to provide an update on The Police and Criminal Evidence Act, Investigation Techniques and Interviewing Skills and recent changes to the Criminal Legal Proceedings process.

It is intended for those officers appointed by a Regulatory Authority who is in any way responsible for administering and enforcing the provisions of Criminal Legislation. It is suitable for experienced officers as a refresher and for the less experienced as training and guidance. The course is also relevant to the staff of Central Government Departments’ and Agencies responsible for any aspect of Criminal Law Policy. It will also be relevant to Solicitors and Legal Department staff involved with the conduct, care and control of Criminal cases.

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