THE SEPT/OCT 2020 SKILLS WINDOW IS OPEN !
WINDOW 17 OPEN
11th Jan to 26th Feb 2021
LATEST INFO HERE:
The New Farming Connect programme was launched in October 2015
YOU MUST RE-REGISTER Since oct 2015 !
New pot of money, so European rules require you to register.
- You will need CRN, holding and family details.
- Each member will need an email address.
- Register now so that you will be able to participate straight away.
You will be issued with a BAS number for the business, which you will need to access training funding. Each individual will receive a CON number they need to keep safe for attending FC events. Each individual will receive a USERNAME to access the Personal Development Plan.
Do you want to pop up for a PDP CLINIC ? WE CAN ASSIST YOU IN PREPARING YOUR PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN
You can apply for 3 courses in a year, only ONE of which can be from machinery and equipment
Under 40’s can now apply for 5 in a year.
WHAT COURSES DOES STB OFFER?
Advanced Cattle Foot Trimming,
Agriculture Health and Safety- Preparing for an Inspection,
Better livestock handling for increased profitability,
Book keeping, VAT and Making Tax Digital (MTD),
Business planning and development ,
Cattle Foot Trimming,
Cattle Mobility Scoring,
Chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting,
Developing people to perform,
Emergency First Aid at Work,
Felling and Processing Trees up to 380mm,
First Aid at Work,
Getting the best out of your people,
Introduction to agricultural business planning,
Introduction to worm control and faecal egg counting for sheep producers,
Keeping Your Cash Flowing,
L2 Award Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1) & Vehicle Mount Boom Sprayer Equip’t (PA2),
Leading & Managing,
Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace,
Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides Using Hand Held Equipment (PA6),
Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides Using Vehicle Mounted Boom Sprayer Equipment (PA2),
Level 2 Award in the Safe Application of Pesticides Using Vehicle Mounted Boom Sprayer Equipment (PA2F) – Weed Wiper,
Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1),
Level 2 Award Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1) & Using Hand Held Equipment (PA6),
Managing casual and seasonal teams,
Marketing your business,
Mind Your Own Business (IAgSA) Workshops 1 ,
Mind Your Own Business (IAgSA) Workshops 2 ,
Mole Control – Trapping Techniques,
Planning a diversification or new enterprise on a farm,
Planning your business for the future,
Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodents ,
Rodent Control on Farms,
Rough Terrain Telescopic Lift Truck ,
Safe Use of Vet & Med,
Sit-Astride Atv’s including loads and trailed equipment,
Sit-in ATV Conventional Steered,
Tractor Driving – Front End Loader,
Tractor Driving and Arm Mounted Cutting Equipment,
Understanding Your Accounts and Financial Statements,
Working at Heights Awareness and Risk Assessment,
Working safely in Agriculture / Horticulture
FARMING CONNECT SKILLS TRAINING LINKS
Here you will access the information you require, list of courses available etc.
THEN GO TO
THERE WILL BE A VIDEO GUIDE HERE , AND A LINK TO THE LOG IN. USE SIGN ON CYMRU AND SET YOUR PASSWORD