Nutrient Management Plan Training


A self-paced course for individuals wanting to prepare nutrient management plans for farms in British Columbia. After the completion of this online course, you will be required to attend a facilitated session and pass a final exam to finish the training.

More about nutrient management in B.C.

This course typically takes between 15 and 20 hours of time to complete. You have 365 days from the date of enrolment to complete the training.

Content Covered:

  • Soil and Nutrient Basics
  • Provincial and Federal Legislation
  • Nutrient Management Plan Components (in B.C.)
  • How to Complete a Nutrient Management Plan
  • Nutrient Sources on Farms
  • Nutrient Balancing and Application
Each module features content and activities to support learning, followed by a quiz. Quizzes must be passed with a minimum of 70% to move on to the next module.

In order to participate in the facilitated session, you must complete all five modules and their associated quizzes.


  • agricultural or environmental consultants
  • fertilizer sales representatives
  • farmers/ranchers
  • recent graduates from post-secondary programs in agriculture

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