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AgSafety4u is an online course designed for youth (ages 16 and up), new and beginning farmers, and for employers and employees of agricultural operations looking to enhance their knowledge and/or to provide professional development with a heavy emphasis on tractor and machinery. Individuals who take this course and pass the online quizzes will be able to print a certificate of completion.

The ATV Safety curriculum developed by Farm Safety for Just Kids is a packet that teaches youth about the importance of personal protective equipment (PPE) and certification courses.

The OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Agriculture) training course by CareerSafe provides training for entry level workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in agriculture industry. The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. Students who successfully complete the CareerSafe OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Agriculture) course receive an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry wallet card from the OSHA Training Institute (OTI).

The video series “Considering Human and Animal Safety: Dairy Safety Training” was produced by Dairy Extension Specialist Robert Hagevoort to educate dairy farm workers on practices that will keep both the workers and the cows safe and healthy.

The Standing Tall curriculum was developed by the Grain Handling Safety Coalition to encourage young workers to seek assistance when needed to protect themselves from danger and to share with others information about worker safety.

This is a series of fact sheets about manure pit safety from Penn State University that focuses on manure storage hazards, gas monitoring, ventilation systems, and handling manure storage emergencies.

The National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program was developed by Penn State University, Ohio State University and the agricultural division of the National Safety Council. The program which is now managed by Penn State was developed and designed for 14- and 15-year olds who want to be certified under the provisions of the Agricultural Hazardous Occupations Order (AgHOs) to perform certain work activities on a farm operation.

This best practices manual developed by Penn State University provides risk reduction information and resources for agricultural entrepreneurs and will help farm and ranch owners and managers to plan for effective safety and health management programs.

The Tractor Safety curriculum developed by Farm Safety for Just Kids teaches tractor safety to elementary through middle school students.