3 day program

Course Outline:

  • Certification
  • Types of Pesticides
  • Formulations
  • Federal/Provincial Legislation
  • Labels
  • Toxicity
  • Residues
  • Pesticide Poisonings/First Aid
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Storage


Offered on a DEMAND basis

To register, call the FSSNS office at 902-895-1107.

Goals of the FSSNS

  • Save lives and reduce injuries.
  • Reduce all costs associated with work place accidents.
  • Improve profits.
  • Maintain compliance with regulatory bodies.
  • Manage and establish ownership of industry managed loss control programs.
  • Reduce Workers' Compensation rates.
The Forestry Safety Society of Nova Scotia is registered under the Societies Act of Nova Scotia. It is a separate entity, having a Memorandum of Association and By-Laws. The Society is governed by a Board of Directors, representing all sectors of the forest industry.