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Check with your chemical supply dealer for pesticide applicator training in your area. WHMIS training can be accessed online, while H2S courses are available through safety companies that specialize in oilfield safety courses. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) training: For those handling chemicals, respirator training will be beneficial. For anyone working from heights, a fall protection course is recommended. Livestock safety: Virtually any course involving livestock includes aspects of safety. These include a horsemanship or ranch hand course, stockman course, and horse/livestock hauling. Check with local agricultural societies, livestock clubs and organizations for upcoming clinics. Machinery maintenance: Well cared for machinery and equipment increases safety while decreasing the risk of downtime due to machinery failure. Fire extinguisher training: There are many types of fire extinguishers, and they can be intimidating to operate.

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