Farm Tractor Safety Program Series
The Youth Tractor & Farm Safety Certification Program is designed to provide youth 14-years-old and older the opportunity to learn about safe equipment operation and general farm safety. This program is based on the National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operations Program curriculum and meets the requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act and the Hazardous Occupations Orders for Agricultural Employment. Completing this or other similar programs is required for youth who wish to work off of their family farm or homestead with equipment with over 20 horse power.
The Youth Tractor & Farm Safety Certification Program is a two part program, including both an online learning experience and 2 ½ days of hands-on training. Enrollment for the respective in-person training sessions is limited to 20 students.
Michael Cruse, UMN Extension Educator - Fillmore & Houston County;
Phone: 507-765-3896 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Karen Johnson, UMN Extension Educator - McLeod & Meeker County;
Phone: 320-484-4303 or email: email@example.com
Emily Wilmes, UMN Extension Educator - Stearns County
Phone: 320-255-6169 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
User Name/Internet ID or Password help: 612-301-4357 HELP@umn.edu