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.

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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