Adv Agriculture Diesel Equipment Tech

  • Credits: 28
  • Degree Type: Certificate
  • Campus: Thief River Falls

Program Overview

The Advanced Agriculture Diesel Equipment Technician Certificate prepares individuals to maintain, repair, and diagnose agricultural and diesel equipment. The curriculum is designed to prepare students for the fast paced and changing agricultural industry. The program includes instruction in theory, safety, and skills required to work on the hydraulic, power train, electrical, and engine systems of agricultural diesel equipment. The curriculum implements hands-on labs where students will perform repairs and diagnostics on agricultural equipment.

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Required Courses

Course # Course Name Credit(s)
AGRI 2250 Welding I 1
PAET 1120 Air Conditioning 2
PAET 1125 Light/Medium Engines 3
PAET 1131 Basic Hydraulic Systems 2
PAET 1141 Ag Electrical Systems 4
PAET 2205 Heavy Duty Engines 3
PAET 2210 Ag Drive Systems 3
PAET 2231 Internship 2
PAET 2240 Adv Ag Hydraulic Sys 2
SPCH 1103 Interpersonal Communicati 3
  G2: Critical Think Elec ( *See Elective Options Listed Below ) 3

Program Elective Course Options

For this particular pathway, NCTC recommends a student explore further coursework in the Minnesota Transfer Curriculum areas listed below. Need help? Schedule an appointment with a Northland Academic Advisor for assistance in selecting courses.

Course # Course Name Credits
G2: Critical Thinking Electives
ENGL 1111 Composition I 3
ENGL 2207 Technical Writing 3

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