Tuesday, November 15, 2016

MeetingsOregon Farm Bureau Luncheon (by invitation) 503-399-1701

Training:
CORE No registration required – 2 to 4 credit hours (Repeated Thursday)

  • 10:30am-12:30pm Kaci Buhl, Oregon State University; Worker Protections Standards (2 CORE) In January of 2017, new Worker Protection Standards (WPS) for agriculture and forestry operators will come into place. This session will help you determine what WPS requirements apply to your operation and how to comply, including exceptions, restrictions, exemptions, options, and examples. Additionally, new training requirements for handler and worker employees will be covered.
  • 12:30-1:30pm Lunch Break
  • 1:30pm-4:30pm Melissa Scherr, ODA; Pollinator Protection (2 CORE + 1 Other)
    Pollinators: Label language changes for pollinator protection, common practices for conservation. Lessons Learned: Based on the last year’s enforcement issues, common infractions and how to avoid them. Melissa is tasked with developing the Oregon Managed Pollinator Protection Plan. MUST ATTEND ALL 3 HOURS; 2 CORE + 1 Other

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Meetings: Pennington Seed Growers Breakfast (by invitation)

Training:
Forklift Certification Training
(Free with admission)

  • 1:00 – 3:00 with driving test to follow Includes written and driving requirements, provided FREE by Overton Training. Class size limited advanced registration online at www.wvaexpo.com
FORKLIFT REGISTRATION

CPR/AED Training

  • 1:00 – 2:00 Participants will review and practice emergency procedures that prepare responders to act in breathing and cardiac related emergency situations with adult and pediatric victims. Demos and practice on manikins. Includes skills test. AED – Automated External Defibrillator Device operation and use demonstration. Certificate on completion.
CPR/AED REGISTRATION

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Training:
CORE Training – repeated from Tuesday, November 15,2016

  • 10:30am-12:30pm Kaci Buhl, Oregon State University; Worker Protections Standards (2 CORE) In January of 2017, new Worker Protection Standards (WPS) for agriculture and forestry operators will come into place. This session will help you determine what WPS requirements apply to your operation and how to comply, including exceptions, restrictions, exemptions, options, and examples. Additionally, new training requirements for handler and worker employees will be covered.
  • 12:30-1:30pm Lunch Break
  • 1:30pm-4:30pm Melissa Scherr, ODA; Pollinator Protection (2 CORE + 1 Other)
    Pollinators: Label language changes for pollinator protection, common practices for conservation. Lessons Learned: Based on the last year’s enforcement issues, common infractions and how to avoid them. Melissa is tasked with developing the Oregon Managed Pollinator Protect. MUST ATTEND ALL 3 HOURS; 2 CORE + 1 Other