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On-Site/Virtual Training

PAACO Poultry Welfare Auditor Training - July 2022 Virtual

Jul 19, 2022 - Jul 21, 2022


This is our annual Poultry Welfare Auditor Training, which includes Broilers, Layers, and Turkeys.  It will be virtually held July 19-21, 2022. Attendees must meet PAACO education and experience requirements to attend. Following successful completion of training and passing the online exam, attendees will still be required to complete two (2) full shadow audits. 

All attendees joining us for this training will be required to take Poultry 201, a four-part online course.  These four prerequisites are Basic Avian Biology, Broiler 201, Layer 201, and Turkey 201 and are included in the cost of training.  Once you have paid for the onsite/virtual training, you will gain access to Poultry 201; they will be available on your account page, the My Online Training tab.  If you are prompted to pay for these courses, or they aren't available contact Dakota  Please do NOT pay for the 201 trainings - PAACO does not guarantee a refund if you do.

Due to USD value fluctuations, some international discounts may be available by contacting PAACO. CE rates available, too. A limited number of discounted grad/DVM students seats are available by application and approval. 

You will be sent additional information regarding the agenda, training details, and more 30 days ahead of the training.

This course will be held virtually and presented in English.

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PAACO Beef Feedlot Welfare Auditor Training - Lethbridge,

Aug 9, 2022 - Aug 10, 2022


Join us on-site August 9-10, 2022 in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada for this year's Beef Feedlot Welfare Auditor Training.

All attendees joining us for the PAACO Beef Feedlot Welfare Auditor training will be required to take Beef Feedlot 201.  This prerequisite is included in the cost of training.  Once you REGISTER for training, are APPROVED and PAY for the onsite training, access is granted. Beef Feedlot can be found on the "My Online Trainings" tab (fourth over) when you're logged in and on your account page. If you are prompted to pay for this course, or they aren't available contact Dakota  Please do NOT pay for the 201 training.

The training will be a combination of detailed classroom instruction and hands-on experience at a feedlot operation. *this training is entirely on-site/in-person*

Below is the flyer including an agenda and airport information; hotel and instruction site information will be available soon!

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PAACO Poultry Welfare Auditor Training - Alberta, Canada

Nov 1, 2022 - Nov 3, 2022


Join us in-person for a Poultry Training in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on September 13-15, 2022. This training will cover Broilers, Turkeys and Layers. 

Check out the flyer for more information!

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PAACO Meat Plant Welfare Auditor Training - Oct 2022 NE

Oct 11, 2022 - Oct 12, 2022


PACCO's fall Meat Plant training will be held in-person October 11-12 in Fremont, NE. This training is being planned for in-person, however there is a chance it would need to be held virtually. We will keep registrants updated and make a final decision by September 2, 2022. IF the training is held virtually, it will add a day - October 10-12 - and you will need to be present for all 3 days.

PAACO On-Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Training - Brookings, SD

Sep 28, 2022 - Sep 29, 2022


PAACO Broiler Welfare Auditor Training - Arkansas

Nov 8, 2022 - Nov 9, 2022


PAACO Dairy Welfare Auditor Training | California

Oct 18, 2022 - Oct 20, 2022