Upcoming Webinars

  • Prevention of Back Injuries (LIVE February 27, 2020)

    Contains 5 Component(s), Includes Credits Includes a Live Web Event on 02/27/2020 at 12:00 PM (CST)

    Back injuries are one of the most common forms of farm-related injuries, so protecting the back is one of the most important things a producer can do to stay active on the farm. Men and women are both prone to work-related back pain and the first episode usually occurs between the ages of 20 and 40. Training will focus on effects of whole body vibration, causes of back injuries/pain, how to prevent back injuries/pain, and other considerations. Intended Audience: This training is intended primarily for health and safety professionals including but not limited to owner/operators, safety officers or specialists, managers, supervisors, safety coordinators, health safety and environmental interns and any person or persons who serve as safety personnel in an agricultural setting.

  • Learning When To Put the Work Away: Finding Balance for Veteran Farmers (LIVE March 12, 2020)

    Contains 3 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 03/12/2020 at 12:00 PM (CDT)

    Often times it is better to hear from someone experiencing the same things, rather than someone telling you they understand what you’re going through. Listen in as Shay Foulk discusses the real challenges and opportunities he has faced as a returning farmer veteran, and how he is learning and living ways to try to shut down. Honest, open, and frank, Shay will discuss topics that may seem uncomfortable to talk about with others in the industry, because they don’t quite understand what that transition is like in today’s environment. If you’re a farmer veteran in agriculture, someone who works with and wants to better understand veterans, or someone simply interested in the challenges and opportunities veterans in agriculture face today, be sure to tune in. Intended audience: Veteran Farmers

  • Hazard Communications Standards (LIVE March 24, 2020)

    Contains 5 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 03/24/2020 at 12:00 PM (CDT)

    This Hazard Communication Standard training program is intended for female workers and managers in the agricultural industry. This includes dairy farms and small farms that hire at-risk populations. The major focus of the program is on the identification of and the safe usage of chemicals and pesticides, along with respiratory protection.

  • Ag Specific Respiratory Exposures and Prevention for Women Working in Agriculture (LIVE March 30, 2020)

    Contains 10 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 03/30/2020 at 12:00 PM (CDT)

    Respiratory protection strategies for women working in agriculture can be a challenge. Purchasing respiratory protective equipment and achieving proper fit is often difficult. This one hour webinar program will address dangerous exposures in agricultural work and the importance of respiratory protective equipment for women. It will include training tips and evidence-based resources for use in clinical practice and worker education