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 COURSES15
AGTC 103Farm Power3
AGTC 201Small Engines3
AGTC 210Agriculture Project Construction3
AGTC 225Compact Diesel Engines3
WEXP 193 FAgriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem3
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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.