TWO DAY TUTORIAL
FOR CAAV EXAMINATIONS
WEDNESDAY 15th & THURSDAY 16th AUGUST 2018
SAAVA have arranged a two day Tutorial which will be based at The Marriot Courtyard Hotel, Edinburgh Napier University, 2 Research Avenue South, Currie, Edinburgh EH14 4BA
Wednesday 15th and Thursday 16th August 2017 commencing each day at 9.00am.
The Venue will be at the Marriot Courtyard Hotel, Edinburgh Napier University EH14 4BA
The programme of events will comprise;
The first day will focus on the morning practical exam with a mock examination being conducted under exam conditions and timings in the morning. This will be an On Farm Tutorial with candidates being grouped according to when they hope to sit the CAAV examinations. There will be feedback on all questions during the afternoon. The itinerary for the day will be;
9.30 – Introduction
10.00 – Practical Examination Tutorial and Mock at Harlaw Farm (with kind permission of Mr Andrew Barr and Rosebery Estates)
13.00 –lunch at the Hotel
14.00 – Feedback session from morning visit
15.15 – Coffee Break
15.30 – Legal update presented by Lyndsay McGregor Turcan Connell & Kate McLeish Brodies
16.30 – End of day
We are very fortunate to welcome Simon Alden back again as the main speaker on the second day. Simon is the current Chairman of the Examination & Education Committee of the CAAV and will provide a couple of presentations in the morning. The itinerary for the day will be;
9.30 – Written Exam (Simon Alden)
11.00 – Coffee Break
11.20 – Past Papers (Simon Alden)
12.50 – Lunch
14.00 – Mock Oral
14.45 – Past Success
15.15 – SAAVA president conclusion
15.30 – End of day
The cost of the two day tutorial will be £125.
The cost of attending one day only will be £75.
The price is to include refreshments, and a sandwich lunch.
Those attending will be expected to use the CAAV notebook (as per the exam). Notebooks will be available to purchase on the day for those who do not already have one for £5.
If you wish to attend please complete and return the Application Form SAAVA Tutorial August 2018 to;
SAAVA’s Administrative Secretary by Friday 3rd August 2018.
C/o Seed & Company,
Tel No: 01361 882920.
Fax: 01361 882 866,
- You should attend in appropriate clothing with clean wellington boots and bring measuring, writing and other equipment as you would for the exam, plus a copy of the CAAV 2017 Costing Schedule.
- The two day tutorial will qualify for 12 hours CPD and a CPD Certificate of attendance will be provided to those attending at the end of day two. For those attending on one day only, a certificate for 6 hours will be provided.
- Rooms are available at The Marriot Courtyard Hotel, Edinburgh Napier University, 2 Research Avenue South, Currie, Edinburgh EH14 4BA for further details please contact the hotel directly www.marriot.com 0131 526 3210.