Welsh Government

Typically, a 1-3-day training course. A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion.

This training course covers the causes of lameness in cattle and how these can affect the welfare and productivity of your herd. This course will help you to identify the symptoms of the different diseases and conditions which lead to lameness. This is a practical hands on training course. Depending on the provider, there are various courses available from a 1 day basic foot trimming course to a more comprehensive Dutch 5-Step or Canadian White Line Atlas Method foot trimming course.

Please note that the outline, duration and image for each course are a guide only. Please contact the training provider for more information.

 

The following Training Providers are available to deliver this course:

Coleg Sir Gar

Contact name:
Alison Francis / Elizabeth Morgan


Telephone number:
01554 748344 / 01554 748394


Email address:
alison.francis@colegsirgar.ac.uk
elizabeth.morgan@colegsirgar.ac.uk


Website address:
www.colegsirgar.ac.uk


Postal address:
Sandy Road, Pwll, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire SA15 4DN


Area covered:
South West Wales (courses mainly at Gelli Aur Campus Llandeilo)

Embryonics Ltd

Contact name:
Amanda Archer


Telephone number:
01606 854411


Email address:
courses@embryonicsltd.co.uk


Website address:
www.embryonicsltd.co.uk


Postal address:
Mere House Farm, Weaverham, Northwich,
CW8 3PY


Area covered:
All Wales

Grŵp Hyfforddi: Bro Gele

Contact name:
Irwedd Griffiths


Telephone number:
01492 680499


Email address:
Irwedd@nantygochel.idps.co.uk


Website address:
no website


Postal address:
Nant y Gochel, Abergele, Conwy LL22 8NS


Area covered:
All Wales

Grwp Llandrillo Menai

Contact name:
Dewi Williams


Telephone number:
01286 830261 - extension number: 8539


Email address:
dewiwilliams@gllm.ac.uk


Website address:
www.gllm.ac.uk


Postal address:
Coleg Meirion-Dwyfor Glynllifon, Caernarfon, Gwynedd LL54 5DU


Area covered:
North Wales

Jimmy Hughes Training Services Ltd

Contact name:
Rachel Hughes


Telephone number:
01597 850080


Email address:
jhsltd@btinternet.com


Website address:
www.Jimmyhughesservices.co.uk


Postal address:
Dolswydd, Penybont, Llandrindod Wells, Powys, LD1 5UB


Area covered:
All Wales

Mendip Vets

Contact name:
Dr Sotirios Karvountzis MRCVS


Telephone number:
01558 509222


Email address:

training@mendipvets.net 


Website address:
www.mendipvets.net


Postal address:
6 King Street, Llandeilo, Carmarthenshire SA19 6BA / The Horticultural Works, Wells, Somerset BA5 3EU


Area covered:
All Wales

PMR Direct LTD

Contact name:
Amanda Payne


Telephone number:
01437 761321


Email address:
training@pmr.org.uk


Website address:
www.pmrtraining.org.uk


Postal address:
12 Goat Street, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire SA61 1PX


Area covered:
Mid Wales, South West Wales, South East Wales

Simply the Best Training Consultancy Ltd

Contact name:
Julie Thomas


Telephone number:
01443 670267


Email address:
office@simplythebesttc.co.uk


Website address:
www.simplythebesttc.co.uk


Postal address:
Caerlan Farm, Tonypandy, Rhondda Cynon Taff CF40 1SN


Area covered:
Chainsaws, pesticide, first aid and ATV are South East Wales. Everything else is All Wales

XL Vet UK LTD

Contact name:

Charlotte Johnson


Telephone number:
01228 711788


Email address:
training@xlvets.co.uk


Website address:
www.farmskills.co.uk


Postal address:
Office 6-7, Cobalt Business Exchange Central, Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE27 0QJ


Area covered:
All Wales

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