Youth who are planning to do farm work for someone other than a parent or guardian, are are 14 or 15 years of age must attend a tractor safety course. Attendance is required to satisfy U.S. Department of Labor requirements. These requirements allow youth to be employed at certain hazardous farm tasks. Individuals must complete 20 hours of tractor driving (on their own) in order to receive a completed certificate.
The Tractor Safety Training class will be held Tuesday, May 21st at FSCC, John Deere Tech Bldg., 2223 S. Horton St., from 5pm-9pm. The cost is $20 payable at the door.
Register by calling the Southwind Fort Scott Office at 620-223-3720 no later than May 17, 2019.