Pet food retailers, vets, vet nurses and other pet professionals can now receive animal nutrition training from PFMA, while members enjoy a 50% discount.
The two-day residential course is aimed at pet professionals, with a dedicated number of tickets for PFMA members and non-members.
During this training course, the Pet food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA) in collaboration with some of the most well-known industry experts, provide a range of lectures and workshops to give an overview of the UK pet food industry. The course content will cover several aspects of pet food production, labelling and marketing regulations along with species-specific nutrition of companion animals.
Sarah Hormozi, PFMA Science and Education Manager, explained: “In 2019, we launched our first round of the PFMA Nutrition Course which were exclusively available to the members of Pet Food Manufacturers Association. The first two events were highly successful and well-received, underlining the need for more training of this nature. We are pleased to announce that we have increased our capacity to allow more pet professionals to benefit from this excellent opportunity to learn and refresh their knowledge.”
Who could benefit from PFMA Nutrition Course?
The course is aimed at pet professionals, including pet food manufacturers, retailers, veterinary professionals and those who work in relation to pet food and pet nutrition. The course is suitable for those professionals with a technical or scientific background as well as customer service, sales, and marketing teams of pet food manufacturers and retailers. Vets, vet nurses and those who work with pets and advise pet owners will also benefit from this comprehensive overview of pet food and animal nutrition. The course is certified by CPD UK.
How to register your attendance
The 2020 course dates (28-29 April and 23-24 June) are now open for registration for both PFMA members and non-members. Each round of the course will have a maximum capacity of 30 attendees to allow for a high-quality training and to engage delegates in discussion and workshop activities. PFMA members will benefit from a 50% discount on the course fee.
Please visit PFMA website for more information and to register: www.pfma.org.uk/pet-food-and-nutrition-course