24 October 2011
Animal welfare at the time of killing in slaughterhouses
The course will allow participants to improve their knowledge and/or practical skills on: - the new EU legislation on the protection of animals at the time of killing in slaughterhouses and OIE standards; - the basic procedures for monitoring, controlling and supporting the implementation of AW requirements and conditions in slaughterhouses, against EU legislative requirements; - the assessment of Animal Welfare risks at slaughterhouses.
Author/Organization: European Commission - DG SANCO
Topics: legislation, slaughterhouse/abattoir, standards, training, welfare at slaughter