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TQA certification - Online

Event information


Online course


Sarah Schieck Boelke, swine Extension educator
schi0466@umn.edu, 320-235-0726 ext. 2004

Diane DeWitte, swine Extension educator
stouf002@umn.edu, 507-384-1745

TQA helps swine transporters, producers and handlers understand how to handle, move and transport pigs and the potential impacts those actions have on pig well-being and pork quality. 

TQA handler certification training includes time for the exam.


Swine transporters, producers and handlers




To complete TQA certification online, contact Sarah Schieck Boelke (schi0466@umn.edu, 320-235-0726 ext. 2004), or Diane DeWitte (stouf002@umn.edu, 507-384-1745) for access to the TQA certification course.

Certification and other events

TQA certification is good for three years. If you need TQA certification, you must re-certify every three years to keep your certification current. Find more information about certification status and in person events.

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