Obtaining the rights to a tractor is governed by the "Rules for admission to driving self-propelled vehicles and issuing certificates of a tractor driver (tractor driver)" dated July 12, 1999. It is possible to obtain the right to drive a tractor from the age of 17. The certificate is issued only after passing the exam for the right to drive self-propelled vehicles in the state inspection of state technical supervision.
Thus, in order to obtain the right to drive a tractor, you first need to take a training course on how to operate this equipment. You can prepare yourself, or you can do it in special training centers for drivers of self-propelled vehicles. The duration of the course will be only 2-2.5 months, and the cost of training is quite affordable for everyone. To enroll in the course, you will need to submit the following documents: passport, personal application for admission to training, medical certificate (form 083 / - item number 9 "Suitable for driving tractors and other self-propelled vehicles"), photographs, a copy of the driver's license (if any).
In the course of training, you will be able to study the device and maintenance of self-propelled vehicles, traffic rules, the basics of safe operation and driving a vehicle. In addition, you will be taught how to provide first aid. Of course, the main part of the training will be practical exercises.
After completing the courses, you will receive a Certificate of Education. Many courses also organize exams in the state technical supervision.
Acceptance of exams and issuance of certificates are carried out by the state technical supervision authorities at your registered place of residence. Before the exam, you will have to pay a state fee and fee.
After you successfully pass the exam for the right to drive self-propelled vehicles, you will be issued a tractor driver's (tractor driver's) certificate for a period of 10 years. After the expiration of the specified period, the certificate is considered invalid and must be replaced.