PQA Plus® and TQA® Certification Classes

To check your PQA Plus® and TQA® status call the Pork Checkoff Service Center at 1-800-456-7675.

Follow this link to locate a PQA Plus Advisor 

Follow this link to locate a TQA Advisor 

Classes are provided  by the Minnesota Pork Board and the University of Minnesota Swine Extension

Vertical Maroon UMN Ext.

January 2018

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

January 24- PQA Plus- Waseca
9 a.m. – Noon

Southern Research and Outreach Center

35838 120th Street

Waseca, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
January 24- TQA – Waseca
1- 4 p.m.

Southern Research and Outreach Center

35838 120th Street

Waseca, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

February 2018

February 7 – PQA Plus- Stewartville

9 a.m. – Noon

American Legion Post 164

1100 2nd Ave NW

Stewartville, MN 55976

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
February 7 – TQA – Stewartville
1- 4 p.m.

American Legion Post 164

1100 2nd Ave NW

Stewartville, MN 55976

 

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
 February 21 – PQA Plus- Mankato

9 a.m. – Noon

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
 February 21 – TQA Plus- Mankato

1- 4 p.m.

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

March 2018

March 7 – PQA Plus- Marshall

9 a.m. – Noon

AmericInn

1406 E Lyon St.

Marshall, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
March 7 – TQA – Marshall
1- 4 p.m.

AmericInn

1406 E Lyon St.

Marshall, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
March 14 – PQA Plus ADVISOR TRAINING-  Mankato

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is REQUIRED. 

Advisor Applications and Registration forms are available here.

 *PQA Plus ADVISOR TRAINING SESSION ONLY
March 20 – PQA Plus- Morris

9 a.m. – Noon

West Central Research and Outreach Center

46352 State Highway 329

Morris, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
March 20 – TQA – Morris
1- 4 p.m.

West Central Research and Outreach Center

46352 State Highway 329

Morris, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

April 2018

April 4 – PQA Plus- Rice

9 a.m. – Noon

Pine Country Bank

750 County Rd. 21

Rice, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
April 4 – TQA – Rice
1- 4 p.m.

Pine Country Bank

750 County Rd. 21

Rice, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
April 18 – PQA Plus- Worthington

9 a.m. – Noon

Regional Extension Office

1527 Prairie Drive

Worthington, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
April 18 – TQA – Worthington
1- 4 p.m.

Regional Extension Office

1527 Prairie Drive

Worthington, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

May 2018

May 16- PQA Plus- Hutchinson

9 a.m. – Noon

McLeod County Fairgrounds – Commercial Building

840 Century Ave.

Hutchinson, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
May 16 – TQA – Hutchinson
1- 4 p.m.

McLeod County Fairgrounds – Commercial Building

840 Century Ave.

Hutchinson, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

June 2018

June 13 – PQA Plus- Mankato

9 a.m. – Noon

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
June 13 – TQA – Mankato
1- 4 p.m.

American Legion Post 164

1100 2nd Ave NW

Stewartville, MN 55976

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
June 27 – PQA Plus- Mankato

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
PQA Plus ONLY Session

July 2018

July 18 – PQA Plus- Marshall

9 a.m. – Noon

AmericInn

1406 E. Lyon St.

Marshall, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
July 18 – TQA – Marshall
1- 4 p.m.

AmericInn

1406 E. Lyon St.

Marshall, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

August 2018

August 15 – PQA Plus- Waseca

9 a.m. – Noon

Southern Research and Outreach Center

35838 120th Street

Waseca, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
August 15 – TQA – Waseca
1- 4 p.m.

Southern Research and Outreach Center

35838 120th Street

Waseca, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
August 29 – PQA Plus- Morris

9 a.m. – Noon

West Central Research and Outreach Center

46352 State Highway 329

Morris, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
August 29 – TQA – Morris
1- 4 p.m.

West Central Research and Outreach Center

46352 State Highway 329

Morris, MN

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

September 2018

 There are currently no PQA Plus Trainings scheduled for September
 There are currently no TQA Trainings scheduled for September

October 2018

There are currently no PQA Plus Trainings scheduled for October

There are currently no TQA  Trainings scheduled for October

November 2018

March 14 – PQA Plus ADVISOR TRAINING –  Marshall

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

 

AmericInn

1406 E. Lyon St.

Marshall, MN

Preregistration is REQUIRED. 

Advisor Applications and Registration forms are available here.

 *PQA Plus ADVISOR TRAINING SESSION ONLY
November 28- PQA Plus- Stewartville
9 a.m. – Noon
Stewartville Legion Post 164
1100 2nd Avenue NW
Stewartville, MN 55976
Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
November 28– TQA – Stewartville
1- 4 p.m.
Stewartville Legion Post 164
1100 2nd Avenue NW
Stewartville, MN 55976
Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.

December 2018

December 12 – PQA Plus- Mankato
9 a.m. – Noon

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.
December 12 – TQA – Mankato
1- 4 p.m.

Minnesota Pork Board Office

151 Saint Andrews Ct. Ste. 810

Mankato, MN 56001

Preregistration is recommended. Preregister by e-mail to colleen@mnpork.com or phone 1-800-537-7675.