Introduction to Platform Shearing School

When 21st to 25th August, 2017
Five days  7:30 am – 5:00 pm each day.
Where Tarcutta/Tumbarumba, NSW
Instructors Bill Kimber, Ian Elkins, Ryan Cotter, Abe Gwada
Cost No Fees
Previous Experience No previous experience is necessary
For those who can use a handpiece more advanced training will be given
What Will You Learn How to set up a handpiece and grind combs and cutters
How to shear sheep on the Shear Anywhere wool harvesting system
Wool Handling skills
Employment At least two people from this course will be offered employment in the shearing team for the next 5 months and possibly longer.
Equal Opportunity This training school is designed for female and male trainees
What To Bring If you have shearing gear bring it
Shearing gear will be provided for those without any
Accommodation There is some self-catering accommodation available on farm
Or Tumbarumba Caravan Park, two hotels in Tumbarumba
Other Numbers are limited to a maximum of 10.
Further Information www.burbidgefarms.com/wool-harvesting
How to Book in Email     [email protected]