Build capacity through training

The MPO’s Institute for Dairy Technology offers the following skills development programmes, funded by Milk SA and AgriSeta, to all workers on dairy farms:

• Milk production and husbandry

• Artificial insemination (AI)

• Occupational health and safety – Dairy code of practice for milk producers

Dairy farmers can also choose specific modules from the Dairy Occupational Qualification for further training:

• Introduction to the South African dairy farming environment

• Dairy calf and heifer rearing

• Dairy animal healthcare

• Dairy livestock feeding

• Dairy animal production

• Milk harvesting and in-parlour processing

For more information on the training courses offered, click HERE. Contact Jas Wasserman at 012 843 5743 or 082 490 2465 or send an email to jas@mpo.co.za to schedule on-farm training.

Deon Blume spoke to Helene Pheiffer of the MPO’s Institute of Dairy Technology about the different training programmes available in an interview on Algoa FM. To listen to this interesting interview, click HERE.

Published on Tue, 26th Apr 2016 - 10:57

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