Dairy Workers - Animal Handling and Health

This course will give a basic overview of some animal handling techniques that can be applied on the dairy farm.

DAIRY WORKERS - ANIMAL HANDLING AND HEALTH

This course provides a basic overview of some animal handling techniques that can be applied on the dairy farm. In addition, it will look at some of the hazards that arise while caring for and managing cattle.

DAIRY WORKERS - ANIMAL HANDLING AND HEALTH ONLINE COURSE TOPICS

  • Introduction
  • The science of animal health
  • Risks of working with cattle
  • Learning to read your animals
  • Handling and moving cattle
  • Animal health & management
  • Sick and injured animals
  • Diseases
  • Medical treatments
  • Using chutes and head gates
  • Quiz

Duration

Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 15 minutes.

Testing

Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.

Certificate

Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.