Niitsitapi Livestock Production Certificate

The Livestock Production Certificate will offer online and hands-on training to students interested in or already participating in Livestock industries.

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Program Details

Applications Open: January 1st for the following Fall Intake

The student learns basics in Livestock Production Systems, Basic Handling, Facilities and Equipment, Pasture/Grazing Management, Nutrition and Feeding and Health and Disease Management.

Contact JR WEASEL FAT AT jrw@mikasito.com

1 year
Main Campus
semester start dates
Fall Semester
Application Deadline
Open until seats are full

Admission Requirements

High School Diploma

With English 30-1, Social Studies 30-1, Aboriginal Studies 30 at a 65% average, also Grade 11 and mature students can be accepted once given approval

Age for acceptance

18 years and older who meet the criteria for funding. (Exceptions made for students 16-17 years old, who meet funding criteria.)

Proof of enrollment

Proof of enrollment and any available midterm marks. Final marks must be submitted within one month following the completion of the course(s).

First Year

Applications Open: January 1st for the following Fall Intake

First Year

Year Two

Year Two


All the courses for this program.
Beef Production Systems

AGR 110 Beef Production Systems

3 Credits


AGR111 Basic Handling, Facilities and Equipment

3 Credits


AGR112 Pasture and Grazing Management

3 Credits


AGR114 Applied Nutrition and Feeding

3 Credits


AGR 115 Beef Health and Disease

3 Credits


AGR121 Bison Production Systems, Handling Facilities and Equipment

3 Credits


AGR122 Bison Nutrition, Feeding, Health, and Disease

3 Credits


AGR131 Equine Anatomy, Physiology, Health & Disease

3 Credits


AGR132 Equine Feeding, Nutrition, Care, & Handling

3 Credits


AGR141 Livestock Marketing

3 Credits

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Funding Available

Apply for Funding

After applying to the program online, a Student Funding Advisor will contact the applicant.  Note: Continuing students must apply for funding every academic year.

· Main Campus: Campbell Eagle Child – campbell.eaglechild@mikaisto.com
(403) 737-2400 ext. 4356

· Satellite Campus: Rene White Quills – rene.whitequills@mikaisto.com
(403) 327-6984 ext. 1767

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What does my funding cover?

- Books - Tuition - Training Allowance If students are partially funded students receive Books and Tuition only.

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