This certificate is designed to develop technically competent professional agricultural equipment service technicians. Students receive state-of-the-art technical education on the latest agricultural equipment through a combination of classroom instruction, hands-on laboratory instruction and supervised occupational work experience at a partnering dealership.

Agricultural Courses (minimum 38.43 credit hours required)

 AGT 101 Hydraulic Theory & Operation 2 credits
 AGT 103 Fundamentals of Engines  3 credits
 AGT 104 Vehicle/Equipment Electrical/Electronic Fundamentals  3 credits
 AGT 107 Preventive Maintenance & Service  2 credits
 AGT 109 Heating, Venting & Air Conditioning Systems  2 credits
 AGT 110 Service Information Systems  2 credits
 AGT 112 Seeding & Tillage Equipment  2 credits
 AGT 113 Hydraulic Systems*  2 credits
 AGT 116 Combine Maintenance & Repair  3 credits
 AGT 119 Vehicle/Equipment Electrical/Electronic Systems Operation & Diagnostics*  3 credits
 WELD 105 Basics of Welding  0.43 credits
 AGT 122 Precision Farming Systems & Techniques*  2 credits
 AGT 125 Tractor Drivelines*  2 credits
 AGT 207 Advanced Hydraulics*  2 credits
 AGT 213 Diesel Engine Performance – Analysis & Tune Up*  3 credits
 AGT 216 Equipment Shop Project*  4 credits

Elective

 AGT 219 Diesel Tech Field Experience I (Internship) 1 credits
 AGT 220 Diesel Tech Field Experience II (Internship)  2 credits
 AGT 221 Diesel Tech Field Experience III (Internship)  3 credits
Total: 38.43 – 40.43 credits
 *Course has a prerequisite

 

Scope & Sequence

Fall 1 Winter 1  Summer 1 Fall 2 Winter 2
 AGT 101  AGT 104  AGT 219  AGT 112  AGT 109
 AGT 103  AGT 113  AGT 125  AGT 122
 AGT 107  AGT 116  AGT 207  AGT 216
 AGT 110  WELD 105  AGT 213  AGT 219
 AGT 119  AGT 219  AGT 219
 AGT 219

Effective: Fall 2017
Current/Revised: 3/01/17