Allegan County Youth PQA Plus certification
Date: May 3, 2012
Location: Zimmerman Room, Human Services Building, Allegan County Service Complex, 3255 122nd Ave., Allegan., Mich.
Youth’s Age is determined January 1st of the current year. Youth must be at 9-19 yrs old on January 1, 2012 in order to be in the 4-H Market Swine project and be certified.
Beginners, Youth age 9-11, must re-certify annually by attending a Youth PQA Plus certification workshop. Youth must be at least 9 as of 1/1/12 to attend Allegan County training.
Youth age 12-14 and youth age 15-19 can certify/re-certify annually by attending a Youth PQA Plus certification workshop OR can certify by receiving a 70% correct on a test. Once certified by test the youth is not required to re-certify until the next age bracket is reached.
All youth who attend a workshop will at least receive a 1 yr. certification. If they pass the test they receive a certificate good until the next age group – if they fail they will be certified for 1 year.
Youth PQA plus trainings schedule:
Tuesday, April 3rd 3:00 – 5:00pm (pre-register by 3/30)
Tuesday, April 3rd 6:00 – 8:00pm (pre-register by 3/30)
Monday, April 16th 6:00 – 8:00pm (pre-register by 4/11)
Thursday, May 3rd 6:00 – 8:00pm (pre-register by 4/30)
Monday, May 21st 6:00 – 8:00pm (pre-register by 5/16)
Pre-registration is required. To pre-register contact Dian Liepe or call 269-673-0370 ext. 22.