: Page County Extension is sponsoring a Tractor and Farm Machinery Safety Course. This training is required by law for 14 and 15 year olds so they can safely operate a tractor over 20 hp and other farm machinery. To earn a certificate, youth must complete 24 hours of class and driving a tractor. All youth who want to work for farmers that need them to operate equipment must have this certificate.
Open to Ages: 13, 14, and 15 year olds
Location: Page County Fairgrounds, Clarinda
Dates: March 29, April 12, 19; Youth will need to bring a sack lunch every day.
Times: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily
Cost: $40 per youth, payment is required with registration. Make check payable to Page County Extension.
Course Content: 1. Safe tractor operation
2. Safety on the road
3. Tractor controls and maintenance
4. Safe operation of other farm machinery
5. Tractor driving instruction