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Farm Tractor Safety Course - Waldo County

2014 Farm Tractor Safety Course

Tuesdays, beginning April 15, 2014
5:00-7:00 p.m.
Ingrahams’ Equipment, Knox, ME

Cost/student: $20

A University of Maine Cooperative Extension tractor and farm machinery safety course will be held 5-7 p.m. five consecutive Tuesdays beginning Tuesday, April 15, at Ingraham’s Equipment, 3 Knox Ridge South, Knox.

This class is designed for youth ages 14-16 to earn federal certification to operate farm machinery as part of their employment. It is also appropriate for adults who want to learn how to drive tractors and operate implements. Participants will be expected to operate machinery during class. A written and driving exam will be administered at the final session in May; it is required for those wishing to earn federal certification.

A $20 enrollment fee pays for a manual and safety equipment. Pre-registration is requested so course materials may be sent to enrollees prior to the first class. For more information, to register, or to request a disability accommodation, contact UMaine Extension in Waldo County at 207.342.5971 or 1.800.287.1426.

For more information or to request a disability accommodation, call 207.342.5917 or in Maine 1.800.287.1426 at least 14 days in advance of the first class.

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Cooperative Extension: Agriculture
5741 Libby Hall
Orono, Maine 04469-5741
Phone: 207.581.3188, 800.287.0274 (in Maine) or 800.287.8957 (TDD)E-mail: extension@maine.edu
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