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AMTRA (All Modules)

Bicton College | Cornwall College Business Bicton LEVEL: Professional Qualification Animal Management & Veterinary Nursing

The aim of AMTRA (Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority) courses is to equip those who qualify to be eligible for inclusion on the AMTRA Register of Suitably Qualified Persons and to undertake responsibility for registered premises.

The course provides an understanding of animal husbandry, including the causes and control of diseases in farm livestock, horses, cats and dogs. A knowledge of the law relating to the sale and supply of licensed animal medicines and the principles of good merchandising practice.


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Ideal if:

You would like to qualify to be eligible for inclusion on the AMTRA Register of Suitably Qualified Persons.

You’ll need:

Applicants must be 16 years of age or older.

You’ll learn:

A range of units including -

  • Animals
  • Husbandry systems
  • Factors conductive to efficient production
  • Diseases
  • Principle means of prevention, treatment and control
  • Products


You will need to register with AMTRA to get your course manual, this is not done by Bicton once you have booked your place on the course.

The exam must also be booked directly with AMTRA by sending the Exam Booking form, found in your manual or call AMTRA on 01359 245801.

You’ll go on to:

For more information please contact Hayley on 01395 562408.


Start Date

This course is offered throughout the year, please contact us for the latest start dates.




1 Week

*Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The college reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.