Primary Industries

Assist with Rearing Dairy Calves

Show us you know how to assist with the rearing of young dairy stock from birth until weaning in a specific farm context.

 

Primary ITO as the Standard Setting Body have validated this EduBit as being equivalent to Unit Standard 28979 'Assist with Rearing of Young Dairy Stock' (Level 3, Credits 10, Version 1).

  • Level 3
  • Credits 10
Let's do it $199.00 NZD (GST incl.) Assessment

Assessment

You are required to submit evidence of the following:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of rearing of requirements of young dairy stock.
  2. Assist with feeding young diary stock.
  3. Assist with treatment and prevention of health problems in young dairy stock.
  4. Assist with the weaning of young dairy stock.

 

 

 

Learning Recommendations

Animal Welfare Regulations
www.dairynz.co.nz/animal/welfare/animal-welfare-regulations/

Ministry for Primary Industries - Caring for bobby calves
www.mpi.govt.nz/law-and-policy/legal-overviews/animal-welfare/animal-welfare-regulations/caring-for-bobby-calves/

WorkSafe NZ - Plan for Calving
https://worksafe.govt.nz/about-us/news-and-media/plan-for-calving-include-talking-to-workers-about-risks

Minsistry for Primary Industries - Codes of Welfare

www.mpi.govt.nz/protection-and-response/animal-welfare/codes-of-welfare/

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