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Transportation Systems Career Field
POWER EQUIPMENT TECHNOLOGY
Repair and maintain two- and four-cycle gas and diesel powered engines and all their related systems and accessories.
       
Ohio College Tech Prep 
 
Credits: 
Year One - 4.0 elective 
Year Two - 4.0 elective
 
Certification: students have the opportunity to acquire the following certifications:
  • OSHA 10-Hour Safety
  • Equipment & Engine Training Council
    • Two-Cycle Engines
    • Four-Cycle Engines
  • Stihl VoTech Bronze Level
  • Towlift Lift Truck Safe Operator
Versatility is your strength when you complete this program in engine mechanics. Under the guidance of an ASE- and OPE-certified instructor, you'll become adept at repairing all types of engines - small, light, heavy-duty, two- and four-cycle, gas and diesel - and their related systems, such as air and hydraulic brakes, electrical systems, power take-off accessories and transmissions. This program is accredited by the Equipment & Engine Training Council (EETC). Other programs in Transportation Systems career field: Auto Body Repair & Refinishing, Auto Service Technology.
 
Instructor: Jerry Koenig
 
 What skills will I learn? What types of equipment are used:
  • Service and repair engines: small, light, heavy duty, 2 and 4 cycle, gas and diesel
  • Recreational equipment repair
  • Basic truck service and repair
  • Basic construction equipment service and repair
  • Trailer servicing
  • Parts management: microfiche and computer online programs
  • Service writing and record-keeping
  • Theory of all systems operation: electrical, fuel, mechanical, ignition
  • Proper use of hand tools
  • Use of precision measuring tools
  • Introduction to welding (MIG, TIG, arc, gas)
  • Troubleshooting techniques
  • Use of service manuals and technical publications
  • Customer service
  • Basic hydraulics
  • Power tools
  • Air tools
  • Manufacturers' special tools
  • Computerized engine analyzers
  • Electrical test equipment
  • Dynometer
  • Electric and gas welders
  • Forklift
Find CVCC:
PHONE:
(440) 526-5200
ADDRESS:
8001 Brecksville Rd
Brecksville, OH 44141
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