06/07/2017 - Tractor Safety And Hazardous Occupations Course
A Nebraska Extension Tractor Safety & Hazardous Occupations Course will take place at several Nebraska locations this year. Teens 14 or 15 years of age who will work on a farm should plan to attend.
The course consists of two days of instruction plus homework assignments. The first day of classroom instruction includes hands-on demonstrations, concluding with a written test. The second day will include a driving test, equipment operation, and ATV safety lessons.
June 6 & 7 – Valentine Fairgrounds (402) 376-1850
June 15 & 16 – Gering Legacy Museum (308) 632-1480
June 22 – Gordon Fairgrounds (308) 327-2312
June 23 – McCook Fairgrounds (308) 345-3390.
Registration is available online at kearney.unl.edu. Cost of the course is $60, which includes educational materials, instruction, supplies, and lunches. For more information, contact the Extension Office of the location where student will attend.