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Course Description

The On-Farm Instructor Course provides the training required for certified farmers to train Farmer Assistants in Ontario.

Learning Outcomes

Farmers who complete the course will know how to train Assistants to safely use Class B & C pesticides.

Course Topics

  • Prepare to Train 
  • Know the Danger 
  • Know the Symbols 
  • What to Wear 
  • Handling Pesticides 
  • Know What to Do if a Pesticide Spills 
  • Cleaning Up At Work 
  • Cleaning Up At Home 
  • Safety Tips for Taking Breaks 
  • First Aid 
  • Work Safely With Pesticides


General Inquiries & Application Information

Ontario Pesticide Education Program

University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus

Phone 1-800-652-8573 or 519-674-2230

Email rcopep@uoguelph.ca

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*Course details are subject to change.

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Section Title
On-Farm Instructor Course - 03
April 25, 2023 to April 27, 2023
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Included in Registration Fee $0.00
Section Notes

Instructor: Joe Lindley

Register here by Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 11:59 pm

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