Training and Induction Resources
Pre-Start Safety Induction for Entry Level Farm Workers
This program provides an introduction to farm health and safety for young and inexperienced farm workers.
It can be delivered by organisations such as labour hire companies and training organisations who have a practical knowledge of farming, OHS and a Certificate IV in Assessment and Training. Topics include:
- Workers OHS responsibilities
Communicating safety in the workplace
Basic risk managment principles identifying hazards and risk
Common hazards on Australian farms and their control
Farm emergencies and emergency procedures
Reporting injury and near miss incidents, and
Where to get OHS information
Farm Safety Induction Resources
There are updated generic and commodity specific farm safety induction resources for farmers to conduct a safety induction for their new employees including:
- grain growing
- horticulture production
- sheep and wool
- beef production, and
These resources are free to download by farmers and training providers.
MFSTM - Managing Farm Safety Training Program
The MFS™ - Managing Farm Safety training program was developed by the Australian Centre for Agricultural Health and Safety and is delivered Australia wide by accredited instructors within the Farmsafe Australia network.
Accompanying the Managing Farm Safety training program are resources and safety guides for farmers and farm managers to manage safety on their farms. These resources are free and can be downloaded once you have registered on this webite.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your details and request to deliver and access to the resources for either:
- Pre-Start Safety Induction for Entry Level Farm Workers
- MFSTM - Managing Farm Safety Training