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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
14 Nov 2017 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 XLVets First Line Managers - Ashbrook Equine BRATHAY Cheshire View
21 Nov 2017 Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Leadership Programme Birmingham View
23 Nov 2017 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
27 Nov 2017 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister Scott Mitchell, Hexham View
29 Nov 2017 Small Animal14 Basic Cruciate & Advanced TTA - 1 day Tim Hutchinson BVSc CertSAS MRCVS Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
5 Dec 2017 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight The Willows View
9 Jan 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Lambert, Leonard & May View
16 Jan 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Bishopton Vets, North Yorkshire View
16 Jan 2018 Graduate16,Farm15,Dairy18 Feeding Fundamentals Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS Cheshire View
17 Jan 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Bishopton Vets, North Yorkshire View
23 Jan 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Lambert, Leonard & May, Whitchurch View
23 Jan 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9 Train the Trainer (4-day) Vince Holley Lambert, Leonard & May, Whitchurch View
25 Jan 2018 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Lambert, Leonard & May View
30 Jan 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Bishopton Vets, North Yorkshire View
5 Feb 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice Rosie Allister NFU Office, DT10 1BD View
20 Mar 2018 Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Leadership Programme BRATHAY Birmingham View
17 Apr 2018 Graduate16,Farm15 XLVets Farm Graduate Development Programme April Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS North Yorkshire View
8 May 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Prostock Vets View
15 May 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Tyndale Vets, Gloucester View
21 May 2018 Equine21,Business17,Graduate16,Farm15,Small Animal14 Thriving in Practice- Leaders workshop Rosie Allister Hook Norton, Oxfordshire View
23 May 2018 Graduate16,Farm15,Dairy18 Feeding Fundamentals: Milk from Grass Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS Cheshire View
3 Jul 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Synergy Farm Health, Dorset View
17 Jul 2018 Business17 Delivering Customer Excellence Bobbie Flight Clyde Vets, Lanarkshire View
8 Aug 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Synergy Farm Health, Dorset View
11 Sep 2018 Graduate16,Farm15 XLVets Farm Graduate Development Programme - Sept Phil Alcock BVetMed CertCHP DipRN MRCVS North Yorkshire View
27 Sep 2018 Farm15 Dairy Genetics Neil Eastham Ashbrook Equine, Cheshire View
2 Oct 2018 Graduate16,Farm15 Getting More From Your Rectals : The Use of Ultrasound in Fertility Visits Mark Burnell BVetMed DBR CertCHP MRCVS Dorset/ Somerset View
13 Nov 2018 Equine21,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14,Smallholder9,Poultry10 Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View
15 Nov 2018 Equine21,Equine20,Business17,Farm15,Small Animal14 Advanced Train the Trainer (2-day) Vince Holley Larkmead Vets, Oxfordshire View