Youth Tractor Safety

This 24-hour program meets the requirements of Wisconsin Act 455, which requires youth under the age of 16 to hold a certificate of training in order to operate a tractor or self-propelled implement of husbandry on a public road. It also meets the child labor requirements in agriculture under the Fair Labor Standards Act, pertaining to the employment of youth ages 14-15 on farms not operated by their parents or guardians. The Center provides training and resources for the instructors of these programs on the local level.

Additional information:

US Department of Labor – Youth & Labor- Agricultural Employment

Child Labor Requirements in Agricultural Operations Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (US DOL Child Labor Bulletin 102, revised June 2007)


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