This program prepares students to write the examinations required for licensing as Commercial Manure Applicator. Licensing is through Manitoba Agriculture and Manitoba Environment, Climate and Parks under the Manure Amendment to the Pesticides and Fertilizers Control Act.
Manitoba Agriculture and Manitoba Environment, Climate and Parks and Assiniboine Community College and industry partners have the created this program, which includes a training manual, online video presentations and open book exam.
The online video presentations are recorded and not live, so there is no set class time, the program is self-directed.
While there are no particular requirements to enrol for certification, you should keep in mind that courses are designed for people who have a Grade 12 literacy and numeracy level.
There are no particular requirements to enrol for certification.
If you don’t meet these admission requirements please visit our adult learning page for more information on the assessment of special circumstances.
1.800.862.6307 ext 6392 (toll free)
Careers & Connections
Courses provide certification for provincial licensing through Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development.
Assiniboine has a number of agreements with other colleges, universities and professional organizations, making it possible to apply credit taken at Assiniboine to programs at other institutions. For up-to-date information on agreements, visit Assiniboine’s Articulation Agreements page.
Tools & Supplies
Distance-delivered courses make use of several delivery methods. This course includes a combination of an at-home study manual, online lessons and exam. Course material is delivered online using a learning platform called Moodle. A computer with audio (webcam) and video will be required.
For this program, you are expected to have access to a computer at home. It should have a webcam, microphone and internet access to enable remote learning for the theory portions of your programs.
Courses & Costs
The exam date is scheduled for August 10, 2022.
To register, please complete and submit:
If you don’t meet these admission requirements please visit our adult learning page for more information on assessment of special circumstances.
School and Agriculture and Environment
204.725.8700 ext 6716
1.800.862.6307 ext 6716 (toll free)