Youth Tractor Safety Training & Certification

The Oregon 4-H Youth Tractor Certification Course is a 22-24 hour program designed to teach safety as it relates to driving and managing farm implements.

It offers both classroom and hands-on tractor driving experiences, for youth ages 14-18 who are interested in summer employment opportunities in the upcoming agricultural season.

  • Cost $95/participant (non-refundable), which includes National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program Manual, T-shirt, waterbottle, snacks and drinks (first two days), and lunch on the last day.
  • Pre-Registration is required and due at least two weeks prior to beginning date of class. Enrollment is limited and spaces fill quickly!
  • Students must be 14 by the last day of class. 4-H / FFA membership not required.
  • Classes held at North Willamette Research Extension Center (NWREC), 15210 NE Miley Road, Aurora, OR. NWREC is located 1 mile east of I-5 (exits 282 or 282B).
  • Participants must attend all sessions to receive certification.

Class schedule and Registraion


Contact Derek Wells (971-801-0324) for more information.