National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program (NSTMOP)

Aligns with the following AFNR standard(s): AS.02, CS.03, ESS.01 & PST.02. Program for 14- and 15-year-olds to be certified under provisions of Agricultural Hazardous Occupations Order (AgHOs).
National Safe Tractor and Machinery Operation Program (NSTMOP) - Articles


SAY Clearinghouse: Aligns with AFRN AS.02, CS.03, ESS.01 and PST.02.

The National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program was developed by Penn State University, Ohio State University and the agricultural division of the National Safety Council. It is currently managed by Penn State.

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AFNR Alignment

Level of alignment to standard shown by 'X'. No 'X' indicates no alignment.

AFNR Element HighMediumLow
AS.02: Animal Systems Career PathwayX
CS.03: AFNR Cluster Skills (foundational safety related technical knowledge and skills)X
ESS.01: Environmental Service Systems Career PathwayX
ESS.05: Environmental Service Systems Career Pathway
PS.03: Plant Systems Career Pathway
PST.02: Power, Structural and Technical Systems Career PathwayX