Tractor Safety Course

Annual tractor safety course presented by the University of Maine Cooperative Extension - Knox/Lincoln at Union Farm Equipment.

When: 04/04/2018 6-8pm To 05/05/2018 6-9am

Kubota L6060 Loader with Backhoe

2018 Tractor Safety Course

Wednesdays ~ April 4, 11, 18 & 25 ~ 6-8pm
Test on Saturday, May 5 at 9am

at Union Farm Equipment
1893 Heald Highway, Union, ME

Minimum age requirement: 14

Participants will learn how to handle tractors and equipment safely, how to identify hazards, and how to minimize the chances of accidents. The course is open to all adults and youth interested, but priority will be given to youth ages 14 to 16. This course is required for 14 and 15 year olds who plan to operate farm equipment for hire on farms other than their own. A Federal Certificate of Training will be issued at the completion of the course after successful completion of the written test and driving course and with attendance requirements met.

The cost is $20.00.
Student scholarships available based on need. Register online by March 26, 2018.

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For more information or to request a disability accommodation contact:
University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Knox-Lincoln Counties
377 Manktown Road
Waldoboro, ME 04572
Phone: 207.832.0343 or 800.244.2104 (in Maine)