Safety Trainings: Tractor, ATV, Electric & Natural Gas, Heat Stress, Pesticide Applicator(Grower)
The Vineyard Team, PG&E, Pan American Insurance and Helena Chemical Company are hosting a series of tailgates in Monterey, San Luis Obispo, and Santa Barbara Counties on tractor, ATV, Electric & Natural Gas, Heat Stress, and Pesticide Applicator safety. Attendees are welcome to register for morning and/or afternoon sessions.
8:30 am - 11:15 am | Morning Session
Free for Members (Limit 2 per membership) / $75.00 for Non-Members
Tractor/ATV Safety Training | Classroom & Field Demonstration | Sponsored by Pan American Insurance
Tractor and ATV safety training is important for anyone using this equipment. Safety training will review personal safety equipment, equipment and controls, pre-use inspection, operation, and maintenance.
Electric & Gas Safety while Working in Agriculture | Sponsored by PG&E
PG&E will be presenting an agriculture specific safety talk and demonstration about working safely around their underground and overhead electric and gas lines. The talk and demo will include how to mitigate risks and increase your awareness of the potential hazards. Safety by Choice, not by Chance!
11:15 am - 12:00 pm | Lunch
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Afternoon Session
Free for Members (Limit 2 per membership) / $25.00 for Non-Members
Heat Stress | Sponsored by Pan American Insurance
Safety training will review Heat Stress symptoms, access to shade and water, recovery periods and medical attention. Attendees will receive a signed documentation for attending this training.
Pesticide Applicator | Sponsored by Helena Chemical Company
Pesticide Applicator training should be attended by anyone who, in the course of their job, mixes, loads or applies pesticides. Safety training will cover review of personal safety equipment, understanding pesticide labeling, worker protection, proper handling and disposal of pesticides and emergency response procedures.
Host: Sierra Madre Vineyard | 2791 Vineyard Trail Road | Santa Maria, CA 93454 (use 2570 Prell Road for GPS)
Host: Castoro Cellars | 1315 Bethel Road | Templeton, CA 93466
Host: Scheid Vineyards | 1972 Hobson Avenue | Greenfield, CA 93927