Upcoming Training

Washington Growers League offers in-depth training on the issues affecting agricultural employers.


Worker Protection Standard (WPS) Training
for Pesticide Handlers

This training class meets the requirements for the new WPS regulations that went into effect January 2, 2018.

All pesticide handlers must be trained annually, AND they must be trained before they begin handling activities. WSDA-approved cards will be issued to attendees who complete the training.

More WPS handler training classes will be scheduled soon.

Please check back or call the WGL office for more information.

To request training, click here to contact WGL



Worker Protection Standard (WPS) Training
for Agricultural Workers

This training class meets the requirements for the new WPS regulations that went into effect January 2, 2018.

All agricultural workers must be trained annually, AND they must be trained before they begin working. WSDA-approved cards will be issued to attendees who complete the training.

We don't currently have any WPS worker training classes scheduled.

Please contact the WGL office if you need WPS worker training.

To request training, click here to contact WGL


Questions? Call WGL at 509-575-6315

If you would like to make a request for a training topic or discuss your specific training needs, please call the WGL office at 509-575-6315.

 


Job Safety Basics for Agricultural Workers

Updated December 2016



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download WGL's video in
English, Spanish,
Mixteco Alto or
Mixteco Bajo


First DVD is free.
Additional copies are $10 plus tax and shipping



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in Malaga, WA



Brender Creek
Seasonal Housing

in Cashmere, WA



Rent-A-Tent Housing
for cherry harvest


Immigration
Reform News

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Updated 12/20/2017

Bills & Documents

Department of Homeland Security Memo issued 02/20/2017
Enforcement of the
Immigration Laws to
Serve the National Interest

A new research report showing the contributions immigrants make to Washington's economy
The Contributions of New Americans in Washington
Released August 2016

A report from the
American Action Forum
Budgetary & Economic
Costs of Addressing
Unauthorized Immigration

Released March 2015

Legal Workforce Act
HR 1147, Feb. 27, 2015

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