Pig Farm Training Programme
Basic Pig Husbandry Skills – US 116120
Pig Farm Training Programs are year-round programs that generally involve the care and feeding of gestating sows, lactating sows, feeder pigs and finishing pigs. Pig Farm Training Programs may consist of operations that specialize in one growing phase of a pig, such as feeder pigs, or they may be farrow to finish operations.
This program can include:
- Processing new litter
- Record keeping
- Treating sick animals
Some of the skills learned on this program include:
- Care and feeding of gestating sows, lactating sows, feeder pigs and finishing pigs
- Herd health management
- Herd management
- Hog transportation
- Marketing of livestock
- Ration balancing
Duration: 3 days
Starting time: 9am – 3pm
Cost: R4 500 per person (VAT include)
Venue: 7 Van Wouw Street, Groenkloof, Pretoria
Included in the price:
- Learner Manual, Moderation, Certification
- Tea, Coffee and Rusk at arrival
- Light Lunch
Please note: Portfolio of Evidence needs to be completed and handed in 4 weeks after training is completed.
Training Dates 2019
Training will start in 2019. Contact us for more information.
Click the link to download our course outline.
Course Outline & Dates