College Health | Canada Program


Program Goal

AgriSafe Network collaborates with agricultural colleges to provide occupational health and safety programs.
Our goal is to empower students to recognize agricultural health and safety risks and become their own health advocates.

Educate

Educational Topics:
- Agricultural Hazards
- Ergonomics
- General Health and Wellness
- Hearing Loss
- Injury and Illness Prevention
- Pesticides and Human Health
- Respiratory Hazards
- Safe Work Environment
- Skin Cancer

Prevent


Customized Screening Options:
- AgriSafe Health Risk Assessment
- Respirator Fit Check
- Lung Function Screening
- Hearing Screening
- BMI
- Blood Pressure Screening

Protect


Personal Protective Equipment Provided:
- Chemical gloves
- Coverall
- Ear plugs
- Safety glasses
- Respirators
- Online Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Based on students agricultural exposures we will equip them with a tool kit that will help them stay healthy and safe in their work environment. This tool kit includes a combination of an interactive lecture, demonstration of personal protective equipment, health screenings and review of appropriate resources. Students also receive a PPE take home startup kit. 
Learn more about Invest in Your Health program options here.....

 Contact Us

For information on how to implement this program in your college or university:
David Sullivan, Adv Dip FBM, AgriSafe Network, Agricultural Safety Specialist, dsullivan@agrisafe.org, 778.870.7016
Kendra Ulmer, RN,BSN,MN, Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculturekendra.ulmer@usask.ca  306.966.664

General Program Information
Carolyn Sheridan, RN, BSN, AgriSafe Network, Clinical Director, csheridan@agrisafe.org, 866.312.3002

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