Virtual Farm Safety
This interactive online learning experience takes you out on the farm with industry experts who share current work, health and safety topics in agriculture.
It takes approximately 30 minutes to complete and your progress will be saved as you go. Before you start please read the online learning tool guidance.
If you complete the session and operate a farm in NSW or work on one, you may be eligible to apply for two rebates totalling up to $2,500. A quad bike rebate up to $2000 or a small business rebate of $500.
Simply register your attendance and your ABN in the online form supplied to you at the end of the virtual session. You will then have 6 months to apply for either rebate.
Start your Virtual Farm Safety Experience here
Note: This experience is best viewed in the latest version of Firefox, Chrome or Microsoft Edge on a computer or laptop. It will not work in Internet Explorer. If you are having difficulty accessing the experience please email the support team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Online learning tool guidance:
After the introduction click on each table to participate in each of the five safety areas. You will be guided to interact with the content, please listen carefully to the instructions.
Before you start remember it takes 30 minutes to complete. You can pause your progress, but cannot rewind it.
As a guide, the online learning contains
Table 1. SafeWork NSW - Quad Bike and SSV Safety (2 questions)
Table 2. SafeWork NSW - Silo Safety - Find each of the 3 safety hazards online which will be highlighted in green when you have correctly selected them with your mouse or cursor. (1 question)
Table 3. Department of Primary Industries - Chainsaw safety and use of chemicals on the farm
Table 4. NSW Farmers Association Growing the best - two presentations
- Farm Safety A to Z
- Business Energy Advice Program BEAP
Table 5. Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service