An online webinar available 24/7 so that you can learn at a pace that suits you. The purpose of this course is to provide a comprehensive and independent introduction to genetics and genomics in animal breeding and their use in practice and to guide vets and professionals working in the livestock industry, from the importance of phenotyping to the best assessment and management of animals based on their genetic merit. At the end of this course you will acquire knowledge of the latest animal genetics research, gain confidence in emerging technologies and understand the underlying mechanisms of genetic progress for data interpretation and discussion with farmers. Convert new knowledge to practical skills with immediate application in your business.
This CPD course is levelled at SCQF Level 11; Credits: 2 (20 hours). A certificate is provided on completion of an online test.
This course is delivered via SRUC Moodle online through 17 recorded lectures, followed by an online test. Further reading is suggested after each lecture and additional material is provided for further information.
Price: £180.00 inc VAT (£150.00 net)
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Address: SRUC Veterinary Services, Pentlands Science Park, Bush Loan, Penicuik, Midlothian, EH26 0PZ
Telephone: 0131 535 3130
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