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Advanced Dairy Management

This course offers a chance for dairy herd managers, present or future, to learn the essential skills and knowledge to allow them to thrive within a modern dairy farming industry.

The course will cover all critical areas of modern dairy farming and will focus on providing management tools and knowledge which can be utilised on a daily basis to achieve best practice. Please download the Course Information Sheet below for more details.

To register your interest in this course, please complete the eligibility assessment form and return to:
Mrs Katharine Jane, Newton Rigg College, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 0AH by 14 October 2019.
This will then be used to evaluate your suitability for the course.  To verify this you may be asked to complete a short online assessment and/or a conversation with the course tutor.

The course will be running on the following dates:

07 & 08 November

05 & 06 December

09 &10 January

06 & 07 February

26 & 27 March

30 April & 01 May


Previous Feedback

- Any chance to learn or top up knowledge should be taken and this was a fab opportunity, I enjoyed meeting new people and learning in a friendly atmosphere.  The course catered for all backgrounds and previous knowledge and I’ve been able to put all content covered into practise.  All aspects of communication and participation were fun & enjoyable - R. Ellwood, Self Employed.

- Every day I am relating back to things I've picked up – K Graham, Ashdene

- 100% of previous participants would recommend the course to others – 2017/18 survey results


Newton Rigg College,
CA11 0AH
01768 893400