Farm Safe Schools


Engage, Educate, Empower
Sign your primary school or class up now to Farm Safe Schools

Welcome

The Farm Safe Schools Programme is on a mission to Engage, Educate and Empower children to be our farm safety ambassadors.

That's why AgriKids, Agri Aware and the IFA want your school to get involved in the 'Farm Safe Schools' pilot programme in 2021 
By registering your school you have made the first step in helping create a safer future on our farms, for everyone!
Complete all three modules and your school will be accredited a 'Farm-Safe School'. 

Module 1 

Farmer, Farm & Field Safety

  • The Countryside Code
  • Know they signs
  • Slurry safety*
  • Electricity safety
  • Water safety
  • Climbing & Heights
  • Farmer Health & Wellness
* Not covered in Infants programme

Module 2


Animal Safety & Care

  • How animals communicate
  • Bulls
  • Cows & calves
  • Horses
  • Dogs & Cats
  • Zoonoses
  • Animal care & wellbeing

Module 3

Machinery & Vehicle Safety

  • History of farm machinery*
  • Machines farmers use
  • Tractor safety
  • Know the blind spots
  • PTO safety*
  • Quad bike safety*
  • Tractor safety checklist
* Not covered in junior programme

The Farm Safe Schools programme is run in partnership with the Irish Farmers Association, AgriKids and Agri Aware . 
It is kindly supported by the FBD Trust