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

Program Quick Facts

Ag. & Diesel students must be able to:

  • Pass random drug and alcohol test 
  • 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 
 

College Credits

  • None available at this time.

Available Certifications

  • None

Lab Fees

 

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.

Career/Tech Club Affiliation

Announcements

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