Seed Institute Training Sessions & Workshops

CSI is planning to deliver a number of new Grader training sessions in the fall and winter of 2017-2018.  Specific details regarding each training session will be posted as the sessions details are finalized and we are ready to begin registration. Following is a brief summary of our training plans:

  • October 25-27, 2017 - New Grader Training, Leduc, AB - COMPLETED
  • November 15-17, 2017 - New Grader Training, Saskatoon, SK - COMPLETED
  • November 22-24, 2017 - New Grader Training, Quebec City, Quebec - COMPLETED
  • December 13-15, 2017 - New Grader Training, in London, ON at the Four Points by Sheraton

If a training session has sold out and you would like to be placed on a cancellation and waiting list, please contact Shelly Rowsell at the CSI office,

In the summer of 2016 we updated our training materials to reflect the new Weed Seeds Order which came into effect November 1st, 2016. More news on the individual training sessions will be posted below as the session detail are confirmed and registration is opened.

  • New Grader Training - London, ON - December 2017
    Session Date(s): Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 08:30 to Friday, December 15, 2017 - 12:00
    Session Location:
    Four Points by Sheraton London
    1150 Wellington Road South
    London, ON N6E 1M3
    Seat Availability: 4 of 15 seats are available
    Session Cost: $500.00

    CSI is offering training for new grader candidates on December 13th and 14th in London, ON, at the Four Points by Sheraton, 1150 Wellington Road South. The training will be held all day Wednesday and Thursday, starting at 8:30 am each day and running until 4 pm. Candidates will have the option to write the CFIA grader practical exam in the morning on Friday, December 15th.