Certified Swine Sample Collector Training

Sample Collector training curriculum includes:

  • Foreign animal disease videos;
  • Resources addressing biosecurity, restraint, and sample submission; and
  • Tier 1 or Tier 2 resources.

Attention Category II Accredited Veterinarians:

Contact the state animal health official before conducting training in each state.

SAHO Contact List

Required Foreign Animal Disease Videos

African Swine Fever

(English & Spanish)

Classical Swine Fever

(English & Spanish)

Foot and Mouth Disease

(English & Spanish)

Additional Required Resources


Restraint handout – draft

(Video Coming Soon)

Tier 2 Sampling

Includes Tier 1 sample types and the following:

Necropsy handout – draft

(Video Coming Soon)

Vesicular Fluid handout

– draft (Video Coming soon)

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Trainer materials are available:

  • Three different versions of the examinations
  • Answer keys to accompany examinations