On-Farm and Extension Center Trainings

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Enhancing the Farm Working Community

N.C. Cooperative Extension is providing educational resources to keep you and your workers healthy and safe on the farm. An educator will provide a 90-minute training session that will engage your workers in hands-on exercises that will help workers retain information and change behavior in workers in order to stay safe and healthy.

Training Benefits

Meet EPA’s Worker Protection Standards (WPS) and Good Agriculture Practices (GAP) requirements.

Receive a training log of workers for record keeping and a Certificate of Completion from NCCE.

Location Options

On-Farm – Schedule with an educator to come on-farm.

N.C. Cooperative Extension Center – Reserve a spot for workers to attend one of the monthly training held at the N.C. Cooperative Extension, Nash County Center.

2019 N.C. Cooperative Extension Center Trainings

Wilson County Ag Center at 1806 SW Goldsboro Street in Wilson, NC

May 15

June 17

July 30

August 21

September 10

Edgecombe Livestock Arena at 1175 Kingsboro Rd in Rocky Mount, NC

May 22

June 25

July 19

August 9

Sept 18

The Farmworker Health and Safety Program is grant funded and is currently implemented in Wayne, Bladen, Duplin, Johnston, Sampson, Nash, Wilson, and Edgecombe County.

For more information contact:   Roberto Rosales
Farmworker Health and Safety Educator

Cell 252.883.5721   l   rmrosale@ncsu.edu

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