# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Agricultural Production Technology Task 365310745

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate the safe use of equipment.


Demonstration should include the types of equipment used in the agricultural mechanics field, along with the correct use, hazards, and precautions associated with each, in accordance with manufacturer's specifications and instructor’s guidelines. Equipment could include
  • pneumatic equipment (e.g., tire machine, pneumatic jack)
  • hydraulic equipment (e.g., floor jack, lift rack, hydraulic press, engine hoist)
  • electrical equipment (e.g., bench grinder, drill press, battery testers and chargers).

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are unsafe uses of air compressors in the agricultural lab/workshop?
  • What is the safest way to hold a part in a vise?
  • When is the cleaning tank used?