Farm Safe Schools


Engage, Educate, Empower
Sign your primary school or class up now our Farm Safe Schools Pilot Programme.  

In our video Farm Safe Schools manager, Alma Jordan shares 10 key tips to ensure your class /school's FSS journey to accreditation is a successful one.

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 & Fields

  • Farm visit checklist
  • Know the safety signs
  • Slurry safety
  • Electricity safety
  • Water safety
  • Working at heights*
  • Farmer Health & Wellness
* Not covered in Infants programme

Module 2

Animals

  • Know the warning signs
  • Bulls
  • Cows & calves
  • Horses
  • Dogs & Cats
  • Zoonoses
  • Animal care & wellbeing

Module 3

Machinery & Vehicles

  • Stay safe with machinery & vehicles
  • Tractor safety
  • Know the blind spots
  • PTO safety*
  • Quad bike safety*
  • What machines farmers use
  • Tractor safety checklist
* Not covered in Infants 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