Training News Update

  • Emergency First Aid course on Tuesday, 19th February at St John’s Chapel Town Hall (spaces still available)
  • NPTC Rough Terrain Telescopic4+5 March or 14+15 March – one space available (full cost £350 including assessment).
  • NPTC Safe Use of Pesticides PA2 (mounted) training at Penrith – 4th March, with local assessment
  • NPTC Certificate of Competence for the Transport of Livestock – assessments being arranged soon
  • NPTC Safe Use of Sheep Dip (course planned subject to numbers)
  • British Wool Shearing CourseTuesday, 25th and Wednesday, 26th June (15+)

Please check when booking on the cost of the training and ask whether you may be eligible for any funding – Weardale Rural Skills application forms available on