Practical animal experience days on working farms designed to give you valuable hands on industry experience in the agricultural sector
On farm animal workshops designed to fill a gap in the industry offering students a more affordable option to fulfill higher education requirements for pre enrollment experience with animals and basic farming practices. This is perfectly tailored for individuals looking to apply to Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Nursing, Agricultural College or anyone without a farming background wanting to pursue a career in the agricultural industry. We offer a selection of workshops covering pigs, sheep, cattle, chickens and horses that will leave students with an increased understanding of animal husbandry and common farm practises.
We have a growing directory of farms offering work placement opportunities to students that have completes our 2 day courses. These placement can add valuable real life experience working within the sheep, beef, dairy and equine sectors.
Pre Vet Days
Pre Vets Days is a 2 day, practical course working with sheep, dairy cattle, chickens, horses and pigs. The course is tailored to student looking to gain experience before applying to Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Nursing.
Sheep Husbandry Course
The Sheep Husbandry Course is a 1 day, hands on day course introducing all aspect of sheep husbandry and management.
“ I've been going to Launder Farm since my first year at vet school, right through to my final year.The farm is the perfect environment to learn, especially if you're lacking in farm experience like I was. Its a low pressure environment; Matt, Becky and Liz are really patient and never make you feel like your question is a silly one.!”