Certificate of Achievement in Agriculture Technology

Division: Agriculture

This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of Agriculture Technology. Students completing this certificate will acquire the ability to use tools and equipment necessary for use in modern farming operations.

Program Outcomes

  • List and demonstrate safe work habits.
  • Demonstrate and list basic engine operations, both for small and large agriculture equipment.
  • Define and demonstrate basic fabrication and SMAW welding skills.

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: general agriculture, sales and service of agriculture equipment, equipment manufacturing, ag mechanics and welding.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES13
AGTC 106Agriculture Welding3
AGTC 210Ag Project Construction3
AGTC 225Outdoor Power Equipment Applic2
WELD 162Shielded Metal Arc Welding4
WEXP 193 FAgriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem1
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RESTRICTED ELECTIVES5
Select five units from the following courses:
AG 110Ag Leadership3
AGMT 108AG Business Computer Apps3
AGTC 202Farm Equipment Construction3
AGTC 212Welding Power Sources/Applicat1
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TOTAL18

The Certificate of Achievement requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Agriculture Division Chair.