Agriculture Mechanics, Certificate of Achievement

Upon successful completion of the Agriculture Mechanics Certificate, the student demonstrates the skills, knowledge, and training for employment in equipment repair, equipment maintenance, and equipment assembly; and demonstrates his or her ability to troubleshoot equipment, properly adjust equipment, and perform necessary repairs. Upon completion of the certificate the student is prepared to take the Outdoor Power Equipment Certification Exams.

Minimum Units Required: 23

Required Courses:

Units

AGEGR 020A

Agriculture and Natural Resource Shop Skills

2

 

or

 

INDUS 076

Tools and Measurement

3

AGEGR 021

Agricultural Welding

2

 

or

 

MECH 010

Basic Welding for the Trades

4

AGBUS 013

Agriculture and Natural Resource Mathematics

3

 

or

 

INDUS 094

Industrial Mathematics

3

AGEGR 030C/ SM ENG 030C

Industrial Equipment: Electrical and Electronic Systems

5

AGEGR 033

Equipment Maintenance and Operation

2

AGEGR 096V

Work Experience: Agriculture Engineering

2

INDUS 035

Mobile Hydraulics

4

Electives

See Group I below

3

Group I (Electives)

(one course from the following)

AUTO 063

Basic Engine Performance and Electrical Systems

3

DIESL 046

Diesel Engine Fuel and Tune-Up

3

MECH 015

Machine Tool Process

3

Each course must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher.

Minimum Units 23