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Farm Graduate Programme

The XLVets Graduate Development Programme for Farm Vets brings up to 12 graduates together to work as part of a team over the duration of the course and to complete a project together. Plenty of opportunity is given to share experiences and develop contacts; each graduate can also choose to be supported by a mentor from within XLVets, to help strengthen shared learning across the group.

The 8 day course includes exciting and innovative core modules designed to achieve excellence in practice.

Module 1: Survival Skills

Trainers: Phil Alcock, Dave Gilbert, Ben Strugnell, Driver Skills, Ian Stewart & Duncan Berkshire
Venue: North Yorkshire
Included: Survival Skills, Mastering Medicines, Driver Skills, Practical Pathology, Pigs Post Mortem & Poultry Post Mortem

Module 2: Dairy Days

Trainer: Mark Burnell, Andy Adler
Venue: Dorset
Included: Calving Cows, Down Cows and Surgery
The Farm: Transition Management, The Cow: Lameness Identification and First Aid Treatment

Module 3: Beef and Sheep Skills

Trainer: Lee-Anne Oliver
Venue: Northumberland
Included: Key topics to diagnose, treat and prevent for the Beef & Sheep farmer; infertility and tightening the calving pattern; growth rates and production

Additional modules are available to give more depth to learning.

Extremely valuable, introduced lots of new concepts and gave plenty of time to practice and review.David Black, MD, Farm

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Date Category Course Title Trainer Location Detail
7 May 2019 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Janis Threlkeld The Studio, Birmingham View
22 May 2019 Small Animal14 Basic Cruciate & Advanced TTA Tim Hutchinson BVSc CertSAS MRCVS Friars Moor Vets, Sturminster, Dorset View
22 May 2019 Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Leading People (2 day course) Mick O'Flaherty Birmingham View
4 Jun 2019 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Difficult Conversations Ian Harrison Scott Mitchell Associates, Hexham View
6 Jun 2019 Business17 Successful Client Care in Practice- Farm specific Bobbie Flight Drove Veterinary Hospital View
18 Jun 2019 Graduate16,Farm15 XLVets Farm Graduate Development Programme: June - August 2019 Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS North Yorkshire View
21 Aug 2019 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Janis Threlkeld Pulteney Centre, Wick View
10 Sep 2019 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Janis Threlkeld Pearce Seeds LLP, Rosedown Farm, DT9 4SX View
11 Sep 2019 Business17 Successful Client Care in Practice Bobbie Flight Scott Mitchell Associates View
12 Sep 2019 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Poultry10 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Janis Threlkeld Pearce Seeds LLP, Rosedown Farm, DT9 4SX View
25 Sep 2019 Business17 Positive Appraisals Ian Harrison Colliton Barton Events and Training Venue, Devon View
8 Oct 2019 Graduate16,Farm15 XLVets Farm Graduate Development Programme: October - December 2019 Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS North Yorkshire View
14 Oct 2019 Graduate16,Small Animal14 XLVets Small Animal Graduate Programme (1) 2019 Tim Hutchinson BVSc CertSAS MRCVS Oxfordshire View
16 Oct 2019 Business17 Successful Client Care in Practice Bobbie Flight The Studio, Birmingham View
23 Oct 2019 Business17 Positive Appraisals Ian Harrison The Studio, Birmingham, B2 5EP View
29 Oct 2019 Business17 Positive Appraisals Ian Harrison Paragon Vets, Dalston, Cumbria View
21 Nov 2019 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Managing Your Wellbeing Rosie Allister Tyndale Vets View
5 Dec 2019 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Managing Your Wellbeing Rosie Allister Birmingham View