Skill Certificate in Agriculture Power Equipment Technician

Division: Agriculture

Students completing this certificate will acquire a basic level training for an agriculture power equipment technician, including diagnostics, repair and service of agriculture and industrial equipment.

Program Outcomes

  • Perform diagnostic parts schedule and repair.
  • Adjust, tune, measure and perform all diagnostic tests as prescribed by equipment manufacturer.
  • Ascertain and recommend and defend recommendation of equipment needed for a specific application.

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: power equipment technician, service technician, small engine technician, and on-farm agriculture repair and operation.

Required Certificate Courses (11 Units)11
Farm Power
Intro to Power Equipment
Farm Equipment Construction
Outdoor Power Equipment Applic
Agriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem
Restricted Electives (4 Units)4
Select four units from the following courses:
Agriculture Welding
Farm Equipment Construction
AG Business Computer Apps
AG Leadership
Total15

The Skill Certificate 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.