Introduction

Agricultural Worker Safety Training Online

Agricultural Worker Safety Training Online

Our Agricultural Worker training discusses health and safety issues for the agricultural workers and how to minimize or eliminate hazards and risks in the workplace.

COURSE DURATION: 50 mins
CERTIFICATE VALIDITY: 3 years
DEVICE COMPATIBILITY: Desktop, Laptop, Tablet/iPad, Phone
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Overview

Agricultural workers can be injured, become ill, or even be killed due to their work. This course will provide best practices in agricultural industries to reduce work-related fatalities, illness, and injuries.

Who Needs Agricultural Worker Training?

The course is for personnel who are workers and supervisors in the agricultural industry.

Course Outline

About the agricultural worker

  • What is an agricultural worker
  • Benefits of managing risks
  • Hazards of farming
  • Causes of death
  • Injuries
  • Illness
  • Unsanitary conditions

Health and safety hazards

  • Musculoskeletal injury
  • Respiratory illnesses
  • Zoonoses
  • Chemical hazards
  • Noise
  • Skin problems
  • Stress from heat and cold
  • Building work
  • Farm vehicles
  • Machinery
  • Heights
  • Livestock
  • Electricity
  • Workplace safety
  • Hazards for youth
  • Chainsaws

Minimizing Disease, Illness and Health Issues

  • Musculoskeletal injury
  • Respiratory illnesses
  • Zoonoses
  • Chemical hazards
  • Noise
  • Skin problems
  • Stress from heat and cold

Hazard control measures

  • Engineering controls
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Safe practices
  • Handling
  • Refilling
  • Disposal

Overcoming safety hazards

  • Vehicle use
  • Machinery
  • Heights
  • Livestock
  • Electricity
  • Youth safety hazards
  • Building work
  • Chainsaws

Regulations and responsibilities

  • Protection of workers
  • Canadian regulations on work at hot and cold temperatures
  • Complaints
  • Violations
  • Employer responsibilities
  • Immigrants