Summer/ Autumn timetable

DATE SUBJECT AREA/VENUE
WED 7TH JUNE Marketing Builth wells.
THURS 29TH JUNE? VAT Glynllifon
WED 5TH JULY Planning business Builth Wells
WED 5TH JULY Rodents Rhayader
FRI 7TH JULY Cash flow Llangollen
WED 2ND AUG VAT Tonypandy
THURS 3RD AUG VAT Llandrindod
FRI 4TH AUGUST Planning business Llangollen
APPROVED IN JULY? FOLLOWING DATES AVAILABLE
WED 13TH SEPT VAT Carmarthen
FRI 15TH SEPT VAT Tonypandy
TUES 19TH SEPT Rodents Tonypandy
THURS 21ST SEPT VAT Llangollen
FRI 22ND SEPT Understanding accounts Llangollen
WED 4TH OCT Rodents Swansea area
WED 4TH OCT Understanding accounts Carmarthen area
THURS 12TH OCT Understanding accounts Builth area
TUES 31ST OCT Rodents Tonypandy
MORE DATES WILL BE ADDED WHEN JULY APPROVALS ANNOUNCED

PROVISIONAL AUTUMN TIMETABLE 2017

These courses will be running for previously approved Farming Connect clients, so if applying in July window, you will hear if successful by end of August, and then could join these courses from September on.

Business Courses – category 1

 

OTHER DATES

DATE SUBJECT AREA / VENUE
9TH, 10TH October Pesticides- boom Tonypandy
9th, 11th October Pesticides- handheld Tonypandy

FARMING CONNECT- 6TH MARCH WINDOW OPENS

We can do the following courses, all the business courses can be delivered all over Wales.

Training Courses: 80 % FUNDING AVAILABLE.

BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT-

  • Project Management
  • Leading & Managing
  • Getting the best out of your people
  • Developing people to perform
  • Managing casual and seasonal teams
  • Recruiting and finding the right people
  • Planning your business for the future
  • Financial Recording & VAT
  • Understanding and using your accounts
  • Managing your cash flow
  • Business planning and development
  • Marketing your businessimg_2251

technical AND machinery

  • Lambing Techniques
  • Safe Use of Sheep Dip
  • The Safe Use of Aluminium Phosphide for Vertebrate Control
  • Responsible and effective control of Commensal Rodents
  • Rodent Control on Farms
  • Mole Control – Trapping Techniques
  • Working at Heights Awareness and Risk Assessment
  • Manual Handling
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1) & Safe Application of Pesticides Using Vehicle Mounted Boom Sprayer Equipment (PA2)
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1) & Safe Application of Pesticides Using Hand Held Equipment (PA6)
  • Level 2 Award in the Safe Use of Pesticides (PA1)
  • 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)
  • Rough Terrain Telescopic Lift Truck
  • Tractor Driving and Arm Mounted Cutting Equipment
  • Tractor Driving
  • Chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting
  • Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting, felling and processing trees up to 380mm
  • Felling and processing trees over 380mm
  • ITA in Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting (occasional user)
  • Sit-in ATV Skid Steer Tracked or Wheeled
  • Sit-in ATV Conventional Steered
  • Sit-Astride ATV’s including loads and trailed equipment

NEXT FUNDING WINDOW – MARCH 6TH – 31ST.

NEXT WINDOW FOR TRAINING FUNDING IS MARCH 2017

NEXT WINDOW FOR TRAINING APPLICATIONS WILL BE 6TH – 31ST MARCH

Keep watching out for more info on this, There will be an opportunity for under 40’s on an eligible farm/ forestry business to access 5 training courses in a year, rather than 3. Still only 1 per year in Machinery and Equipment.

You will need to update your PDP, we can help with this, to reflect new choices for training. This can be done NOW, but the application form itself won’t be available TILL MARCH 6TH.

animals in transit- mon Nov 21st- 2pm

Do you need to get your animals in transit test to transport animals over 65km?
tuition and test, approx. 2.5 hours, held at Caerlan Farm CF40 1SN on Monday 21st of November. We need to register you prior to the day, so need your date of birth and other details several days before.
No farming connect funding available, so no approval process.

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