Poultry Welfare Short Course for Catching
This is a half day course designed for all people who work with poultry, and is delivered by a trainer with 20 years of experience in the industry.
It is approved by British Poultry Training for the Poultry Passport Scheme and a certificate is issued upon completion.
Equipment required to maintain bird welfare
Legislative requirements, codes of practice and industry standards
Accommodation and shelter
Environmental conditions, inc. ventilation rates
Record keeping requirements
Waste disposal of fallen stock
Awareness of the Five Freedoms
Correct bird handling procedures
Identification of normal & abnormal behaviour and the reasons for changes
Causes of stress in poultry
Identification of birds that require culling
Culling techniques approved by legislation