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UF/IFAS Farm Labor Supervisor Training Academy - Wimauma (Oct. 17 & 18, 201...

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UF/IFAS Gulf Coast Research & Education Center

14625 County Road 672

Wimauma, FL 33598

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To help employers and supervisors of agricultural workers comply with labor laws, UF/IFAS Extension is offering a training program in Wimauma. The Farm Labor Supervisor Training Program will take place on October 17th (8:30 am - 4:30 pm) and October 18th (8:30 am - 3:30 pm), 2017 at the UF/IFAS Gulf Coast REC. Four classes are offered on October 17th: Farm Labor Contractor Basics and Navigating the H-2A Process, Wage/Hour Regulations and Managing H-2A Workers, EEOC Compliance and Management Communications- Harassment and Discrimination. Four different classes are offered on October 18th: Healthy Farm Employees (counts as 2 classes), Heat Stress Prevention, and Hand Labor Equipment Safety. Registration starts at 8:00 AM both days. Classes are taught in both English and Spanish in separate rooms at the same time. There is a $50 fee per class. Anyone completing all the classes and passing a test in each class will earn a Certificate of Farm Labor Management. First Aid and CPR classes may count in place of certain classes listed above .For further information, please contact Carlene Thissen (carlene@ufl.edu, 239-658-3449) or Barbara Hyman (hymanb@ufl.edu, 239-658-3461). NOTE: WHEN YOU CLICK ON "SELECT A DATE" ABOVE, THERE WILL BE ONE DATE LISTED. CLICK THAT DATE TO REGISTER AND PURCHASE TICKETS FOR CLASSES OFFERED BOTH DATES.

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UF/IFAS Gulf Coast Research & Education Center

14625 County Road 672

Wimauma, FL 33598

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