BAS Foundation Course October 2016

23 June 2016

Course Date: 13th, 14th & 15th October 2016 at Tirley, Gloucestershire

The British Alpaca Society Foundation Alpaca Assessment Course offers the following value to members:

  • a thorough overview of the major fleece performance and conformational traits for both suri and huacaya alpacas.
      This enables delegates to:

                - gain confidence to assess and verbally deliver fibre and conformational characteristics to other
                  owners and potential customers.
                - make informed selection decisions within their own herd, at shows and when buying stock in.
                - gain the necessary information to make appropriate breeding choices.

  • a great place to share information about all aspects of alpaca ownership with other enthusiastic alpaca owners both during the course and at the evening get together.
  • an opportunity to visit the large alpaca farm that is hosting the course.
  • gain valuable experience at handling and assessing a high number of alpacas of varying quality, sex and type.

This is offered as three modules which are Form and Function, Huacaya and Suri.

Cost: The course costs £360 + VAT (BAS members) or £460 + VAT (non-members).

Book your place today to avoid disappointment as places are limited

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