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 live at our poultry facility near Penicuik, Midlothian.  Details of where to go, and when, will be sent to you after you register.  


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:

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

Course Dates:

Lectures (online) Thurs 28th October.

Handling (‘live’ on site at SRUC poultry unit, near Penicuik) Fri 29th October.