April 17, 2019

09:00 am to 04:00 pm: 9:00 am, Farm Equipment Safety & Heat Illness Safety Training, TCFB Hall

Spanish 9-11 am, English 2-4 pm: 1) FARM EQUIPMENT SAFETY TRAINING (1 hour) Targeted audience: Business owners, managers, or general laborers. Course Content: This training will include safe operating of mobile equipment including tractor roll over prevention, proper use of ATV’s, and safe operation of equipment. 2) HEAT ILLNESS SAFETY TRAINING (45 minutes) Targeted audience: Owners, managers, and employees. Course Content: Illness brought on by extreme heat is a serious risk exposure for California agricultural workers. This training is designed to identify the symptoms of heat-related illnesses. We will discuss steps to be taken to care for a victim, assist the participant in identifying personal and environmental risk factors, and strategies for preventing heat-related illnesses.