Five-day training in the Netherlands

Training Course Poultry Health, Climate and Feed

Are you looking for both a theoretical as well as a practical poultry training to expand your knowledge? GD Animal Health and PTC+ Training Center provide a training on Poultry Health, Climate and Feed at a basic level.

This training is organized in order to offer a practical and interactive training. The training includes lectures, practical trainings, demonstrations and farm visits. The days at GD Animal Health will include topics like biosecurity, monitoring and eradication programs. Interpretation of lab results will also be covered, as well as intestinal and respiratory diseases. Besides lectures also cases, post mortem and sampling techniques demonstrations are part of the program. In the two days at PTC+ the focus will be on climate, feed and housing. Next to lectures, this will include visits to commercial farms.
The training will be conducted in English.

Target audience

The program is specifically developed for poultry veterinarians at the beginning of their career, poultry farm managers, and other interested parties. 

Draft Program 11-15 September 2017: 

  • Opening and Introduction of GD and PTC+
  • Introduction of the Dutch poultry industry: facts and figures
  • Prevention, control and monitoring systems of listed poultry diseases
  • Biosecurity
  • Intestinal diseases 
  • General interpretation of laboratory results; validation and sample size
  • Case intestinal diseases 
  • Practical training on poultry feed and water
  • Biosecurity at farm level
  • Visit to a commercial layer farm 
  • Pathology, post mortem and sampling techniques demonstration
  • Respiratory diseases 
  • Case respiratory poultry disease 
  • Practical training on poultry house climate 
  • Biosecurity at farm level
  • Visit to a commercial broiler farm 
  • Respiratory and intestinal poultry diseases
  • Cases
  • Wrap up and evaluation

€ 2.495,- ex VAT, including: hotel, breakfast, coffee/tea, lunch, transport to GD and PTC+, and course materials.

In our GD Update magazine, you can read an article about this training. You can view it online.

Please find additional conditions regarding hotel, closing date and transport here

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Any questions about this course?
Please feel free to contact us for more information!
T. 0031 570-660344