A new industry partnership launched today to help boost safety standards across East Coast bulk grain receival sites. Grain Producers Australia (GPA) has partnered with agribusiness GrainCorp to provide GPA Training’s free online ‘Grain Site Delivery’ induction course at the bulk handler’s grain delivery sites this harvest. GPA Southern Director and Victorian grain farmer, Andrew
We are excited to announce 3 new courses for our Silver members. We have teamed up with AgForce, a Registered Training Organisation, to offer Nationally recognised Chemical Accreditation training through self-paced correspondence. No need to leave the farm! Chemical Accreditation $290 This customised course can support you in: Meeting quality assurance requirements Achieving Workplace Safety
Do you have harvest workers who are not familiar with working on a grain farm? The Farm Worker – Harvest Ready course gives them a basic grain farm worker orientation. The course is broken down into a few key areas: Working on a grain farm Vehicles and machinery Grain harvest equipment Trucks Grain handling and
We are happy to announce that a new course, Workplace Safety for Farm Managers, is available on the GPA Training site. Designed to help a farm manager set up a workplace safety system, the course includes self assessments to download and complete, helping to highlight areas where more work might be needed. Lessons include: Setting
Do your harvest workers know how to be fire safe on your farm? In our Fire Safety & Preparedness course, we help people understand how to be ready for fire season. For only $55, your harvest worker will get: An introduction to fire safety An understanding of how fire can behave Information on how to
We are happy to announce that a new course, COVID-19 & Your Workplace, is available on the GPA Training site. Developed using the latest government messaging and content on COVID-19 safety, this course will help you get your workplace ready for the extra workers who will be helping with your harvest. Course Content The COVID-19
Workers joining the grains industry for this season’s harvest will be quickly brought up to speed with necessary skills and knowledge, thanks to an online training package supported by the Victorian Government. Minister for Agriculture Jaclyn Symes today announced $175,000 in funding from the Agriculture Workforce Plan for the Grains Industry Skills Development and Induction
Knowing what forms to use, and how to use them, is a problem that many farmers have. There are so many places to get information, and much of it is complicated and confusing. To help Australian Grain Producers, GPA Training is working on some simple packets that can be slotted into a workplace safety system.
The Cropping and Grazing course is perfect for a new employee to complete prior to arriving on farm for their first day of work.
It introduces the new worker to topics like safety on farm, managing risks, farm machinery, livestock, farm workshop and other farm risks.
We are happy to announce that a new course, Fire Safety & Preparedness, is available on the GPA Training site. Bringing together guidance from the Victorian Country Fire Authority and the South Australian Country Fire Service, this course covers information that anyone involved in farm activities, who could find themselves involved in a farm fire, should