CAAR saves you time and money with exclusive training programs, specifically catering to the needs of the agri-retailer. Explore CAAR's courses by using the links below.
Training is available online, and many courses have an in-person training option.
CAAR members: log in with your caar.org username and password to access member pricing!
- Anhydrous Ammonia: Retailer Safe Handling and TDG Certification
- Anhydrous Ammonia: Safety & The Farmer - TDG Certification
- TDG Fundamentals: Retailer TDG Certification
- WHMIS 2015 Complete
- Nurse Tank Safety Program
- Investing in Certified Seed
- CCA Examiner
- Crop Management Forum Online
Anhydrous Ammonia: Retailer Safe Handling & TDG CertificationLEARN MORE
This course is designed to promote safe transportation and handling of anhydrous ammonia at an agri-retail location or distribution centre.
Successful trainees receive: TDG (Transportation of Dangerous Goods) certificate valid for three (3) years from the date signed, confirming they are qualified to transport and handle anhydrous ammonia (Class 2.3 (8)).
Anhydrous Ammonia: Safety & The Farmer - TDG Certification LEARN MORE
Sponsored by Fertilizer Canada, this course is designed to promote the safe transportation and handling of anhydrous ammonia at the farm level.
Successful trainees receive: Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) certification, valid for three years from the date signed confirming qualification to transport and handle anhydrous ammonia (Class 2.3 (8)).
TDG Fundamentals: Retailer TDG CertificationLEARN MORE
This course has been developed for CAAR using Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) classes found in agri-retail businesses to assist retailers in complying with the TDG Act and Regulations.
Successful trainees receive: TDG (Transportation of Dangerous Goods) certificate valid for three (3) years from the date signed confirming that they are qualified to handle, offer for transport and transport goods under Classes 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 3, 5.1, 6.1 8 and 9.
WHMIS 2015 LEARN MORE
It’s now easy for you to get your WHMIS certification online through caar.org! This version of WHMIS is based on the federal WHMIS 2015 regulations in effect as of December 1 2018, after the end of the transition period.
This online course includes information on the Consumer Chemical hazard classes, and information employees need to be aware of when products labelled under the Consumer labeling system are brought into the workplace.
Investing in Certified Seed LEARN MORE
This interactive course has been developed by the Canadian Seed Growers’ Association to assist Canadian seed retailers to develop the knowledge required to help educate grower customers on the benefits Certified seed provides for individual growers and the Canadian seed industry.
Successful trainees receive: A full understanding of the quality assurance, innovation, traceability, and return on investment Canadian farmers receive when they purchase Certified seed. Certified Crop Advisors are also eligible to receive 0.5 CEU credits in Crop Management.
CCA Examiner LEARN MORE
Obtain Your CEU’s with CAAR! Now available online, the CCA Examiner newsletters offer Continuing Education Units (CEUs) towards the Certified Crop Advisor Program. Credits are available for three (3) years after the publishing date.
Successful trainees receive: Continuing Education Units (CEUs).