The Canadian Livestock Transport (CLT) program is a standardized course offering certification that is recognized throughout Canada and United States. The program is led by an industry initiative to address the need for increased accountability and improved handling practices in livestock transport.
Key knowledge areas include animal welfare, health, behaviour, laws and regulations, vehicle and handling techniques and emergency response.
The benefits of training and certification include:
- Improved knowledge
- Increased professionalism
- Improved safety
- Reduced livestock stress and injury during transport
- Decreased economic loss
- Increased public trust.