Invest In Your Health - Train the Trainer Course

AgriSafe is offering this Train-the-Trainer series to anyone who works with youth (ages 14-23 years). The series of modules will walk you through 5 target areas and includes an instructor guide after completing each topic. These train the trainer courses will help prepare you to teach on each of the topic areas included. You will have the opportunity to increase your knowledge and will receive an instructor guide to use with your students or young workers. The modules include On-Demand webinars, Classroom Learning Activities, as well as an Instructor Guidebook. If you would like more information click here to view a webinar describing the IYH program.
Train the Trainer Course Topics Include:
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Once all five modules are completed the instructor will earn an Invest in Your Health Instructor Scholar certificate. Using AgriSafe's online Learning Lab, instructors have the capability to use the provided materials in a classroom setting to educate students. Upon request, students are also eligible to receive an Invest in Your Health Student Scholar certificate of completion once they complete the assigned modules under the guidance of the instructor. Under our open share platform, once certified, you would be free to use the training materials in your classroom setting. Our end goal is to build the capacity of local Ag educators, rural health professionals and rural leaders to train young Ag producers.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

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Knesha Rose-Davison, MPH

Health Communications Director, AgriSafe Network

Knesha currently serves as the Health Communications Director with AgriSafe Network, a nonprofit organization that addresses occupational health issues within the agricultural community. With over twelve years of public health experience in maternal child health, health disparities, and health education, Knesha is passionate about serving vulnerable populations and ensuring health access and equity. Knesha obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences (2002) with a minor in Chemistry and a Master’s of Public Health (2006) with an emphasis in Health Promotion from Northern Illinois University. In June 2016, she obtained a certificate in Agricultural Medicine which focused on rural occupational health and environmental health and safety. Knesha is a member of the American Public Health Association’s and the Louisiana Public Health Association where she serves in leadership.

Natalie Roy, MPH

AgriSafe Executive Director

As Executive Director of AgriSafe for over sixteen years, Natalie Roy utilizes her public health training to improve the quality of health care offered to farm families. Natalie holds a Masters in Public Health from Tulane University. She is pleased to work in the area of agricultural health as it relates to her experience growing up on a farm in Canterbury New Hampshire.

Marjorie McCullagh, PhD, RN, PHNA-BC, COHN-S, FAAOHN, FAAN

Professor and Occupational Health Nursing Program Director, University of Michigan School of Nursing

Dr. McCullagh's career has focused on occupational health and safety, particularly as it relates to use of personal protection devices among farm operators and their families. Since 1985 she has had an active program of research in mitigating hazardous occupational exposures. She has conducted several randomized clinical trials, comparing the effectiveness of several approaches to influencing use of personal protective equipment. Dr. McCullagh is an associate professor and Director of the Occupational Health Nursing program at the University of Michigan School of Nursing.

Linda Emanuel, RN

Community Health Nurse, AgriSafe Network

Good health advocacy has been at the heart of Linda’s essence from her formative years as a farm girl in eastern Nebraska. Graduating from Nebraska Methodist School of Nursing in 1985, she worked as an R.N. in a variety of acute care hospital settings for over 30 years. She and her husband Tom raised three sons on a successful row crop operation that has been able to welcome the next generation and their families home to continue to diversify their family business. Linda served as a Fellow in the Nebraska LEAD program and has also received agrimedicine training at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Linda now serves on the advisory board for CS-CASH and a member of the AgriSafe team, as a Community Health Nurse.

Katelyn Haydett, MS, DVM Candidate, Michigan State University

Katelyn Haydett, MS, DVM Candidate, Michigan State University

Katelyn Haydett has her BS in Molecular Biology from Defiance College, MS in Environmental Toxicology from Texas Tech University, and is currently a DVM candidate at Michigan State University. Her passion for public health began during a water testing project in Tanzania, Africa and has continued to evolve and include research focused on wildlife diseases and vector-borne zoonoses. Katelyn also served as a member of the AgriSafe Young Advisors Council, from 2016-2017. In her role as a rural leader, she assisted AgriSafe in design and launching of educational initiatives that can reduce farm related illness, injury and fatalities.

Charlotte Halverson, RN, BSN, COHN-S

Clinical Director, AgriSafe Network

Charlotte serves as the Clinical Director for AgriSafe. Prior to this role, she worked for several years in hospital acute care settings and community education.  During those years, Charlotte developed and managed a Rural Outreach Health service and a Parish Health Ministry department serving nine counties in northeast Iowa.  

She is a "charter graduate" of the University of IA agricultural occupational medicine course, is certified in occupational hearing conservation and completed the NIOSH Spirometry training.

Dan Neenan, MBA, Paramedic

NECAS Manager

Dan joined NECAS staff in August 2002 as Director. Dan is a Paramedic Specialist, Firefighter II and EMS Instructor. He is a member of the Iowa Propane Board; Vice Chair of the Dubuque County Emergency Management Commission; and Treasurer, Dubuque County EMS. In his work at NECAS, Dan has developed several OSHA approved training programs as well as agricultural rescue programs. Safety programs include viticulture safety, enology safety, confined space-grain bin entry, prevention of grain storage fire and explosions, chemical safety, and confined space- manure pit safety. Rescue programs at NECAS include tractor rollover, combine auger rescue, grain bin rescue, and manure pit rescue. 

Key:

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Hazard Mapping
Video -Train the Trainer IYH Hazard Mapping
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Post Test- IYH Hazard Mapping
5 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  4/5 points to pass
5 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  4/5 points to pass
Hazard Mapping Instructor Guide
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Hazard Mapping Printable Stickers
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Say What? Hearing Loss Prevention
Video - Train the Trainer Say What? Hearing Loss Prevention
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Post Test- IYH Say What
10 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  9/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  9/10 points to pass
Say What? Hearing Loss Prevention Instructor Guide
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Video - Say What? Recording for Students
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Prevention of Zoonotic Diseases
Video - Train the Trainer Zoonotic Diseases
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Post Test- Prevention of Zoonotic Disease
10 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  9/10 points to pass
10 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  9/10 points to pass
IYH Zoonotic Disease - Instructor Guidebook
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Video- Zoonotic Diseases Recording for Students
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Tracking Zoonosis Bingo
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Cover Up! Personal Protective Equipment
Video - Train the Trainer Cover Up! Personal Protective Equipment
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Post Test- IYH Cover Up
4 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  3/4 points to pass
4 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  3/4 points to pass
IYH Cover Up! Instructor Guidebook
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Video Classroom Use- Cover Up! Head to Toe Personal Protective Equipment
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Cover Up Head to Toe PPE Activity- Print Friendly Version
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Stay Cool! Prevention of Heat Related Illnesses
Video - Train the Trainer Stay Cool! Prevention of Heat Related Illnesses
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Post Test- IYH Heat Related Illness
5 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  4/5 points to pass
5 Questions  |  1 attempt  |  4/5 points to pass
IYH Stay Cool! Instructor Guidebook
Open to download resource.
Open to download resource.
Video- Classroom Use: Stay Cool! Prevention of Heat Related Illness
Open to view video.
Open to view video.
Evaluation
Evaluation
4 Questions
Certificate
No credits available  |  Certificate available
No credits available  |  Certificate available