SRUC
2022 entry courses

We have some last-minute places available in Veterinary Nursing (Aberdeen and Dumfries) and Rural Animal Health (Aberdeen). Please use the Clearing form to apply. If you have any questions, please email study@sruc.ac.uk or call 0800 269 453. For 2023 entry courses, visit our Course catalogue.

This course is for people that want to apply for a Home Office personal license to work with poultry. The course mainly focusses on chickens.

The lectures and practical handling plus related exams enable you to apply for a PIL (A and B) in birds (domestic fowls).

Lectures are online – we will send you details of how to login after you register. Handling is in person at our poultry facility near Penicuik, Midlothian. Details of where and when to go will be sent to you after you register.  

Cost

For attendees from a ScotPIL member university: £100
For attendees from all other universities/institutes: £150

Please download this registration form, fill it in and email it to vicky.sandilands@sruc.ac.uk.

Details on how to pay will be provided through SRUC finance over the phone. 

Course dates:

Lectures (online): Wednesday 26 October 2022
Handling (on site at SRUC poultry unit, near Penicuik): Thursday 27 October 2022