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 Courses (13 Units)13
Agriculture Welding
Ag Project Construction
Outdoor Power Equipment Applic
Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Agriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem
Restricted Electives (5 Units)5
Select five units from the following courses:
AG Leadership
Farm Equipment Construction
Welding Power Sources/Applicat
AG Business Computer Apps
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.