Two earn scholarships for completing LTC's Tractor Safety for Youth course
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Lakeshore Two Cylinder Club President Wally Wippermann, far left, and LTC Farm Business and Production Management instructor Jason Fischer, far right, present the Tractor Safety for Youth scholarships to Alex Van Ess, second from left, and Jonathan Brendemuehl.
CLEVELAND, WI –
Alex Van Ess of Cedar Grove and Jonathan Brendemuehl of Two Rivers recently were awarded scholarships for successfully completing the Tractor Safety for Youth course at Lakeshore Technical College.
The scholarships were funded by the Lakeshore Two Cylinder Club and presented to the two students at the club's annual picnic and appreciation night. This is the third year the club has provided these scholarships to emphasize the importance of safety to young tractor operators.
The 24-hour Tractor Safety for Youth course is required by law for tractor operators ages 12 to 16. The course has been taught each spring by LTC Farm Business and Production Management instructor Jason Fischer.
For more information about Tractor Safety for Youth, contact Becky Paasch (888) 468-6582, ext. 1239.
About Lakeshore Technical College
Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering 100 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates, and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing educational opportunities.
Serving a 200,500-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland; additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc and LTC Sheboygan; Community Education Centers at area high schools in Kiel, Mishicot, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC’s mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 79% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.