What is it?
- A new, national qualification and accreditation scheme which will become a nationwide means of benchmarking, monitoring and assessing the competence of milking technicians
- Open to anyone – from those employed by milking machinery dealerships to self-employed technicians working on their own
- Developed by the Milking Equipment Association in conjunction with Reaseheath College and administered by IAgrE
- The scheme has been developed by, and has the backing of, all the major milking equipment manufacturers
The first qualified technicians graduated in February 2013