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Youth tractor and farm safety certification - Fillmore County

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Add to Calendar 2022-06-28 08:30:00 2022-06-29 16:00:00 Youth tractor and farm safety certification - Fillmore County The youth tractor and farm safety certification program provides youth 14 years and older the opportunity to learn about safe equipment operation and general farm safety. Students who participate in the program will: Work hands-on with full-sized tractors and implements. Receive training in farm-related basic first aid. Learn about farm safety from a range of experienced community members. Students who complete this program will receive a U.S. Department of Labor certificate of training. This certificate is required for 14- and 15-year-olds who wish to work with equipment with over 20 horsepower off of their family farm or homestead. This course includes 8 hours of online instruction (completed independently) and two days of in-person instruction. Find out more about youth tractor and farm safety events Fillmore County Fairgrounds Fillmore County Fairgrounds Fillmore County Fairgrounds America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Fillmore County Fairgrounds
101 Fillmore St E
Preston, MN 55965

Contact

Katie Drewitz, Extension educator
wins0115@umn.edu or 507-725-5807

The youth tractor and farm safety certification program provides youth 14 years and older the opportunity to learn about safe equipment operation and general farm safety. Students who participate in the program will:

  • Work hands-on with full-sized tractors and implements.
  • Receive training in farm-related basic first aid.
  • Learn about farm safety from a range of experienced community members.

Students who complete this program will receive a U.S. Department of Labor certificate of training. This certificate is required for 14- and 15-year-olds who wish to work with equipment with over 20 horsepower off of their family farm or homestead.

This course includes 8 hours of online instruction (completed independently) and two days of in-person instruction.

Find out more about youth tractor and farm safety events

Audience

Youth ages 14+. 

Cost

$40 payment

Registration

Select your county from the list. Scholarships are available. If interested, please contact Emily Krekelberg at krek0033@umn.edu.

Also note: registration for each location closes 5 days prior to the event. No refunds will be issued for cancellations requested after registration closes. Cancellations prior to close of registration will be fully refunded.

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