Tractor and Machinery Safety

tractorWisconsin Safe Operation of Tractor and Machinery Certification Program 2017


Who should attend?

  • 12-16 year olds who will be operating tractors or self-propelled farm machinery on public roads for their own family
  • 14-15 year olds who need the federal certificate of training for employment on farm in accordance with Part 570, Child Labor Regulations, Subpart E-1
  • Anyone desiring tractor and machinery safety instructions


Columbia County 2017 Tractor and Machinery Safety Schedule

 Day Date Time Instruction Location
Saturday April 1 9 am- 3 pm Bring Sack Lunch Portage H.S.
Monday April 3 6 pm – 9 pm Portage H.S.
Monday April 10 6 pm – 9 pm Portage H.S.
Monday April 17 6 pm – 9 pm Portage H.S.
Monday April 24 6 pm – 9 pm Portage H.S.
Saturday April 29 9 am – 3 pm Lunch Provided Johnson Sales, Arlington


If you are interested in enrolling, please mail the registration form, activity waiver (below) and a check (payable to Columbia County 4-H Leaders Council) for $20.00 to cover materials and snacks to:

Pat Wagner

Columbia County  UW-Extension

120 W. Conant Street, Suite 201

Portage, WI 53901

Registration deadline is Friday, March 17, 2017

**The class will be limited to the first 24 paid students.  If you have questions, call Pat at the 4-H office at 608-742-9685.

For registration form, click here: Tractor Safety Registration Form 2017 (PDF, 1 page)

For activity waiver, click here: Activity Waiver2017 (PDF, 1 page)