Agriculture and Science

Short Course Cups On Cups Off

NCDEA Cups On Cups Off

Controlling mastitis and achieving high quality milk significantly affects the profitability of all dairy farms.   NCDEA Designed for people who milk cows, the Cups On Cups Off training program covers the whole milking process with special emphasis on mastitis prevention and control.

This is a comprehensive program designed to achieve best practice in milk harvesting and the detection and treatment of clinical mastitis.

Participants will learn:

  • Best practice in milk harvesting including the importance of teat disinfection
  • About the real cost of mastitis
  • How to detect and deal with clinical cases of mastitis
  • To perform practical mastitis control
  • How and why infections occur and how to reduce the risk of infection

Location, dates and times

  • Dates to be advised
  • Call 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

2019:   $98  (subsidised by Diary Australia).  A concession rate is not available for this course.


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