Training Resources

First Steps in Shearing


First Steps in Shearing has been directed by British Wool's Shearing Manager, Colin MacGregor. It provides more detailed instruction than the first shearing video produced by British Wool and is aimed to complement preliminary training courses and be a reference for trainees. Information covered includes preparation of the shearing area, gear and safety procedures, as well as a detailed 'blow by blow' shearing demonstration.

Video cost £13.00
DVD £16.00
Post & Package £1.50

Shearing Poster

This shows a chart with the shearing blows.

Poster cost £5.00
Post & Package £1.50


To order any of the above please contact Diane Keating (01274) 688666 Or email: DianeKeating@britishwool.org.uk

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