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Agriculture & Diesel Technology

  • Troubleshoot, repair, overhaul, and assemble new and used gas and diesel power-driven machinery, and equipment
  • Service air-cooled engines, farm tractors, and heavy construction equipment
  • Use the same equipment and techniques as professional mechanics

FAQs

What can I do when I graduate?
  • Service manager
  • Service technician
  • Parts sales person
  • Farm hand
What would I do in this class?
  • Electronic diagnostics
  • Engine repair
  • Hydraulic systems
  • Drive trains
  • Fuel systems
  • Agriculture and industrial equipment repair
What can I do with further training?
  • University of Northwestern Ohio
  • Ohio State ATI- Wooster
  • Owens Community College

Program Quick Facts

Ag. & Diesel students must be able to:

  • Read and comprehend service manual information and instructions
  • Comprehend and use mechanical engineering math when using specifications
  • Stand and work on their feet for several hours at a time
  • Communicate well with customers, managers and fellow workers 
  • Use PC based computers to access technical information and trouble shoot problems with diesel powered equipment
  • Have good eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity to perform mechanical repairs
  • Perform the job in both hot and cold conditions
  • Handle getting dirty as part of the job
  • Work with solvents and cleaners
Instructors College Credit Available Credentials Lab Fees
Brad Pfeiffer None at this Time
  • CPR First Aid
  • National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Student Certification
  • OHSA 10
  • Safeland 
Uniform Requirements
  • At least 2 blue long sleeve uniform shirts and pants. Steel-toed work boots. (To be supplied by student)
  • Safety glasses included in fees. 
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