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Dairy Production Technician - (DPT1) Information Day

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Dairy Production Technician - (DPT1) Information Day
by Patricia Rhodes - Wednesday, 26 April 2017, 10:34 AM

Milk, cheese, yogourt, ice cream and more!  What do these foods all have in common? They all started out from a Dairy Farm!  If you have ever considered working in the Dairy Farm Industry, this program might be for you!

Dairy Production Technician is an apprenticeable trade and DairyPro BC is hosting an Information and Dairy Farm Safety Day Thursday, May 25, 2017 , from 10:00 am- 1:00 pm.

All Grade 11 students wanting to find out more about DPT1,  those who are already employed on a dairy farm, and their parents, are invited to a Dairy Safety Short Course, barbeque, and DPT1 information session at the UBC Dairy Education and Research Centre in Agassiz.

Schedule for the day will be:

  • 10:00 – 10:45: Dairy Farm Safety, Emily Kerr, AgSafe BC
  •  10:45 – 11:30: Overview of DPT 1 Program and Registration, John Dick, DPT1 instructor
  • 11:30 – 12:15: Tour of UBC Dairy Education and Research Centre
  •  12:15 – 1:00: Barbecue lunch

Please RSVP the number attending, before Friday May 19th to Greenbelt Veterinary Services at 604-792-1501 or