Expedition Leader Pack Animal Welfare CPD

Price: £50 per person

Mountain Yak have teamed up with The Donkey Sanctuary to bring you this CPD day (1 point) at their site based in the Peak District.

50% of the proceeds will be donated to the ongoing work of The Donkey Sanctuary, with the rest used to cover expenses only. This is a great opportunity to promote Animal Welfare within the industry, network with other Expedition Leaders and gain 1 CPD point. Our full day workshop involves hands on experience and interactive sessions providing in depth knowledge to take on expedition. A true insight into working with pack animals to add to your leader toolkit and gain a CPD point, all for a worthy cause!













Who is this for?

Any Expedition Leader regardless of professional association may attend. If you work or plan to work with pack animals during expeditions then this would be a great opportunity. A CPD course designed to fully inform those without any previous knowledge of working with pack animals or build on pre existing knowledge.

What will be covered?

  • Animal welfare
  • Signs of mistreatment or ill health and what to look out for
  • Animal First Aid
  • Aiding travel in mountainous areas
  • The work of the Donkey Sanctuary
  • Some volunteering in and around the sanctuary
  • A talk on applying the same techniques to other pack animal

This will be a day of both classroom and outside learning, come dressed for the outdoors and we recommend wellies or old boots (don’t bring your brand new B2s!).

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About The Donkey Sanctuary:

During the last 45 years, The Donkey Sanctuary has made a profound difference to the lives of donkeys and people all over the world. Their mission is to transform the quality of life for donkeys, mules and people worldwide through greater understanding, collaboration and support, and by promoting lasting, mutually life-enhancing relationships.

To find out more about what they do go to: www.thedonkeysanctuary.org.uk

Whats Included?

  • Full day Course
  • 1 CPD point valid for BAIML, MTA, BMG and AMI
  • Free onsite parking
  • Hot drinks and refreshments
  • Take home Information
  • Network with other Expedition Leaders

Whats not Included?

  • Travel expenses
  • Meals on the day (bring packed lunch)
  • Personal Insurance
  • Accommodation

Where and when?

TBA Autumn 2018. 


How to Book?

Click on the link and fill in our Booking Form, and use the secure PayPal link bellow. Course booking will be confirmed through the Tahdah system.