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Youth tractor and farm safety certification - Wright County

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Add to Calendar 2022-06-14 08:30:00 2022-06-15 16:00:00 Youth tractor and farm safety certification - Wright 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 more youth tractor and farm safety events Wright County Fairgrounds Wright County Fairgrounds Wright County Fairgrounds America/Chicago public

Time

Central time

Location

Wright County Fairgrounds
5912 County Road 6 SW
Howard Lake, MN 55349

Contact

Karen Johnson, Extension educator
ande9495@umn.edu or 320-484-4303

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.

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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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