Training 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, WHS and have a Certificate IV in Assessment and Training. Topics include:

  • Workers WHS 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 WHS information

MFS - Managing Farm Safety

The MFS - Managing Farm Safety training program was developed by AgHealth Australia has been delivered Australia wide by accredited instructors within the Farmsafe Australia network.

Resources accompanying the Managing Farm Safety training program are available in the "Farmer Resources' section. Resources include checklists, inductions and safety guides for farmers and farm managers to manage safety on their farms.