Written and delivered by an and experienced poultry and waterfowl breeder, this accredited training course is designed for enthusiasts, beginners and individuals who want to gain a more informed insight into keeping chickens as non-professional hobbyists. This rural skills training course is taught in the open air over one full day at a community farm located in rural Lancashire
Our skilled instructor will provide you with structured and guided learning on keeping chickens as a source of eggs or just as pets; as well as poultry feeding, accommodation and health and hygiene dos and don’ts. Current legislation will also be covered. This training course provides a unique hands on experience at a local farm either before you start, or to resolve problems you have encountered with your own chickens.
On completion of the course you will be awarded an certificate of accreditation in keeping poultry issued by UK Rural Skills and endorsed by the Tree Bee Society of Great Britain.