Ontario Agriculture Worker Safety and Awareness Certificate

Landed a job on a farm and curious how an operation works and ways to keep yourself safe? Considering a career in agriculture and don’t know where to start?

Whether you are new to agriculture or looking for a refresher course, the brand new Ontario Agriculture Worker Safety and Awareness Certificate will help to set you up for success working on a farm.

This online certificate includes several e-learning modules designed to provide:

  • a broad overview of health and safety on a farm;
  • an introduction to farm equipment and hand-tool operation and safety;
  • an introduction to both crop farm operations and livestock farm operations; and
  • an overview of mental wellness in agriculture.

Structured to be completed at your own pace over a couple of days or all at once, these modules will provide the base knowledge that will give you more confidence in your abilities and knowledge of agriculture to prepare you for success.

Stay tuned for the launch of an enhanced and updated version of this certificate. On January 31, 2022, an updated version will be available! New features include:

  • two new modules covering mental wellness in agriculture and small hand-tool safety
  • updated content covering road safety, grain bin hazards, and crop input safety
  • an enhanced layout and function of modules
  • updated course syllabus

Looking to kickstart your agricultural career?

Register here View the Syllabus

Canadian Agricultural Partnership