Introduction to Poultry Health, Climate and Feed


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Are you looking for both a theoretical as well as a practical poultry training to expand your knowledge? Join our Introdution into Poultry Health, Climate and Feed.

Topics like biosecurity, respiratory and intestinal health, pathology, feed formulation, poultry house climate will be covered. We work together with Aeres Training Centre International; they use a practical approach to training. Our lectures, post mortem and case studies combined with their hands-on training makes this a complete program.


GD (4 days)

  • Prevention, control and monitoring systems of listed poultry diseases
    Possibilities and consideratons in prevention and control and current status of listed diseases. 
  • Biosecurity, cleaning, and disinfection
    General principles and considerations related to biosecurity, cleaning and disinfection of poultry farms. 
  • Intestinal health
    General lecture on intestinal health and how it relates to production and disease in poultry.
  • Post Mortem and Sampling Techniques
    Practical training on how to perfom post mortem examination and how to take samples.
  • Immunology
    General lecture on the principles of the avian immune system and how it relates to therapy and prevention of disease. 
  • Gumboro
    Lecture on infectious bursal disease (IBD or Gumboro)
  • Interpretation of laboratory results
    Lecture on how to interpret results of different tests, like serology and molecular diagnostics.
  • Respiratory poultry diseases
    General lecture on how to recognize respiratory diseases, like Avian Influenza (AI) and Infectious Bronchitis (IB).
  • Coccidioses
    Lecture on coccidia, the problems they may cause and how to prevent or treat them with different coccidiostats or coccidiocids. 
  • Cases
    Interactive session focused on a disease problem, consisting of analysis, interpretation and diagnosis and designing an action plan. 
  • Laboratory tour
    A tour of the laboratory facility in Deventer.

Aeres Training Centre International: climate and feed (1 days)
A practical and theoretical session on climate and feed on poultry farms.

Target audience

  • poultry veterinarians at the beginning of their career (1-4 years)
  • poultry farm managers
  • technical managers
  • other interested parties

This training will be conducted in English. Therefore good knowledge of the English language both written and oral is expected.


€2.995, including hotel stay, breakfast, lunch, coffee/tea, transfers between GD and the hotel, transfer to Aeres (excluding VAT).

Promotion discount

If you refer a colleague, friend, etc., you receive a 25% discount. Note: this person also needs to fill in the application form.


The training will take place at two locations:

GD, Arnsbergstraat 7, 7400 AA Deventer, the Netherlands
Aeres Training Centre International, Barnseweg 3, 3771 RN Barneveld, the Netherlands

Aeres Training Center International

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