This course teaches the skills needed to safely and efficiently perform rescues involving agricultural machinery. The class focuses on classifications of agricultural equipment, common injuries and accidents, and patient stabilization and extrication.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion RequirementsPersonal Protective Equipment (PPE) Level 5 as described in the TEEX Student Safety Manual under the heading of "Vehicle extrication and machinery courses."
Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.
TopicsFarm Machinery Accidents+Tractors+Combines, Harvesters+Post Hole Auger+Hay Balers+Cotton Strippers+Corn Pickers+Silage Cutters+Grain Hazards and Rescue Procedures+Lifting Techniques
Suggested AudienceAll emergency response personnel, including fire prevention, suppression, control and safety personnel.
Continuing Education and Professional CreditsState Firefighters' and Fire Marshals' Association of Texas (SFFMA)
Annual Schools require that you use the online registration system. If you are using a Purchase Order (including H.B. 2604 voucher) please place the number in the PO field for payment. Please know we must have a copy of the PO or voucher within 48 hours of your registration or you will be canceled out of the class.
The full rate will be applied after the early-bird registration deadline.