2018 Farm Tractor Safety Course in Penobscot County

2018 Farm Tractor Safety Course

farmer driving tractorMondays, starting April 16, 2018
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Rogers Farm, 914 Bennoch Road, Old Town, Maine.

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Preregistration is required. Registration deadline: April 10, 2018

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.

Classes will be held on April 16, 23, 30, May 7 and 14.

Required form: To participate in this event, you must send a signed 2018 Tractor Safety Liability-Release Form (PDF) to UMaine Extension Penobscot County, 307 Maine Avenue, Bangor, Maine 04401-4331 or sheila norman. Your registration will not be considered complete until your form has been received.

Directions

For more information, contact Sheila Norman at 207.942.7396, 800.287.1485 (in Maine) or sheila norman.