Call: (306) 252-1000

Ag-Tech Cow/Calf 30 - 8961

Pre-Requisite: none
Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous

Due to the seasonal nature of this course, we recommend that students registering during Semester 1 opt to take this course for the full school year.

Cow/Calf 30 is a part of the PAA curriculum.  Cow/Calf 30 focuses on Beef Support Systems and covers topics such as Effective Communication, Time Management, Shipping and Receiving Cattle, Hauling Livestock, Culling and Breeding Decisions, Basic Animal First Aid, Beef Food Safety Issues, Towing Equipment, and Operating Augers, Air Compressors, and other Farm Equipment.  The course consists of 30-40 assignments that are hosted in Moodle, a Resource Binder final project, and performing hands-on skills from the course.

Students also need to prepare videos of the course skills they will need to demonstrate and submit to their instructor.  Students will need access to cattle and facilities for the skill demonstrations.  These are homework assignments.

This course is hosted on the Sun West Moodle Website and also available in a print-based package.

Suggested Career Pathways*:
Cattle Processor, Pen Checkers, Vet Assistant, Clinic Employee
*Please consult with a guidance counselor.


Instructor: Paula Evans

Paula Evans

Phone: (306) 252-1000

Fax: (306) 252-2150

Skype: paula.evans123

Sun West Distance Learning Centre

P.O. Box 370
408 - 5th Avenue
Kenaston, SK S0G 2N0


Phone: (306) 252-1000
Fax: (306) 252-2150