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SRUC Training Courses: Lambing

Accrediting Body

SRUC Certificate of Attendance


This course is designed for those who have limited experience with sheep and who would like to know more about "lambing time". The training course will be delivered by one of our qualified agriculture instructors. All participants will be awarded a College Certificate of Attendance on completion of the course.

What is Involved?

Care of the ewe from mid pregnancy Preparation for lambing
Lambing techniques using the simulator
Lamb revival and survival
Lambing equipment and preparations
Assisted lambing techniques
Fostering methods

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Certification/Award on Completion

College Certificate of Attendance

What you will need to bring

Suitable Outdoor Clothing, Wellington Boots

Course Dates

no current dates


1 day

Start/Finish Times

9.30am to 3.30pm approximately at SRUC Barony Campus;


SRUC Barony Campus


£100.00 per person.

Please note there is no VAT on our training.


Important update

Individual Training Accounts will open on Monday 13 January 2020.

This phase of the scheme will accept up to 10,000 new applications.

SDS Individual Training Accounts (ITA)

You may be eligible for part funding to support the cost of this course.

Get up to £200 towards the cost of a training course with an SDS Individual Training Account (ITA).

You could use the money to build the skills you need for a job. Or get some training to take your career to the next level. Whatever you want to do, there is a wide range of ITA approved courses on offer.
And because it's not a loan you don't have to pay it back.

Sounds good? Start searching for an ITA approved course and apply online.
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How do I book?

To book a place on one of our courses, please complete and return the course booking form to the appropriate campus address or email address shown below. Course fees must be paid in full at the time of booking. Payments can be made over the phone using a debit/credit card, by cheque made payable to SRUC or by Bank Transfer (for bank transfer details please contact your chosen campus).


Cancellations must be made at least 10 working days prior to the course start date otherwise the full course fee is still payable. In the event that SRUC has to cancel a course for any reason your course fees will be refunded in full or your booking transferred to the next available date if this is suitable.


Fiona Lanni (SRUC Barony)

01292 525355