Course Description

The Bulk Milk Grader’s Certification course provides the training necessary for both bulk milk tank drivers and dairy receivers to be licensed by the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture. This course is offered over a two-day period with a combination of theoretical and hands-on learning. Participants must achieve a 70% on both the written and grading exams to receive certification.

What You Will Learn

  • Milk composition
  • Milk quality testing
  • Compositional testing
  • Milk grading
  • Bulk milk pickup procedures
  • Fat sampling and microbiological testing
  • NS transportation of milk regulations

This course is also open to participants from New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland.


All course materials are provided.


"A very informative course, well presented by a knowledgeable & personable instructor."

"Excellent program. Great for refresher course as well. It's been 8 years since I have done it last."

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