Courses

Bovine Reproduction Courses Offered

Bovine Artificial Insemination and Embryo Transfer Training Course

Topics covered during this 6-day course are Artificial Insemination and conventional ET.  Other topics include nutrition, protocols, donor selection, donor and recipient selection, grading of embryos, freezing, thawing and transfer of embryos.   During the 6 days, students will have a combination of time in the classroom, lab, and hands-on with live cattle.

Students who choose the AI/ET course will attend the entire 6 days.  This course is geared toward those just beginning the bovine reproduction process. 

Minimum of 4 students

Tuition: $3,850.00 artificial

Schedule:

  • Monday 8am-4pm
  • Tuesday-Friday 8am-5pm
  • Saturday 8am-4pm
  • Students may leave around noon if needed but instructor will be there until 4pm for any questions/discussion

Prerequisites

  • AI 2 day course in addition to ET course -None
  • 4 day ET course – Proficient in AI

Bovine Embryo Transfer Course

Topics covered during this 4-day course are Embryo Transfer, Other topics include nutrition, protocols, donor selection, donor and recipient selection, grading of embryos, freezing, thawing and transfer of embryos.    During this course students will have a combination of classroom, lab, and chute time with live cattle.

Minimum of 4 students

Tuition: $3,650.0

Schedule:

  • Wednesday-Friday 8am-5pm
  • Saturday 8am-4pm
  • Students may leave around noon if needed but instructor will be there until 4pm for any questions/discussion

Prerequisites

  • Must be proficient in AI

Thawing & Implanting Training Course

This 2-day course is designed for the individual/producer who wants to transfer their own embryos.  This process is an economical way to improve your herd and allows you to perform this on your own schedule.  Protocols, the step by step procedure, nutrition, and chute time will be included in this course.

Minimum of 4 students

Tuition: $1,550.00

Schedule:

  • Friday and Saturday 8am-5pm

Prerequisites:

  • Proficiency in AI

Travel/Lodging Information

Transportation & Lodging are not included in the cost of the course. If you are flying you will need to fly into Montgomery Regional Airport or Pensacola International Airport and rent a vehicle. The training facility is located 45 miles from MGM and 97 miles from PNS.  Students may choose to stay in, Monroeville, AL (approx. 28mi), Greenville, AL (approx. 21miles), or Evergreen, AL (approx. 25 miles). 

Before making hotel reservations, you may check our ON FARM private lodging availability.  Call us at 251-564-6592

Hotels in Monroeville, AL (35 min from training facility) Home of the Famous Author Harper Lee and known as the Literary Capital of Alabama

  • Best Western – (around $110.00 per night)
    Phone: 251-575-9999
  • Towne Square Lofts located in the Historic District of Downtown Monroeville.  Visit www.Airbnb.com.  Search key word “Monroeville, AL” or call Property Manager Bradley Martens at 251-743-7143 for more information.

Hotels in Greenville, AL (25 min from training facility)

  • Holiday Inn Express – (around $134 per night)
    Phone: 334-382-2444
  • Hampton Inn – (around $ 134 per night)
    Phone: 334-382-9631
  • Hampton Inn – (around $ 134per night)
    Phone: 334-382-9631

Hotels in Evergreen, AL (30 min from training facility)

  • Sleep Inn – (starting around $134 per night)
    Phone: 251-578-9590

You may find cheaper room rates booking through tripadvisor.com or expedia.com or reservationdesk.com

Other Info:

We Are Proud to Offer Military Discounts

**Meals will be provided for each day of class*