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Power Equipment Technology II

Senior Year

1st Quarter
  • Shop Safety overview/review
  • Complete Ignition system service from year 1 4th Q
  • Hands on Drill/Tap/Weld project
  • Welding

Gas welding safety

Torch set-up

Tank handling

Basic brazing/welding

Cutting torch use/technique

Proper shutdown of equipment

Proper attire

Mig welder use

Welder set-up

Proper weld bead


Electrode/stick welding

Welder set-up

Handling of equipment

Proper welding techniques

Tig welding

Intro to aluminum welding

Welder set-up

Butt joints

Overlap joints

2nd Quarter

        * Hydraulics: Symbols/Schematics, basic circuits
  • Diesel Engines

Theory of operation


Cleaning/inspection of parts

Measuring components


Valve adjustments

Injector timing checks/adjustments


  • Air Brakes

Theory of operation

Component Id

Foundation brake disassembly

Part clean/Inspection



Wheel bearing service/adjustments

3rd Quarter/4th Quarter   Early Placement*

  • Customer service
  • Personal Project ( Example: Engine rebuild) 

Telephone use

Parts ordering

Service order writing

Customer communication

Repair services

Early placement starts based on eligibility

Grading remains the same for second year of program,

Attendance will be the primary focus of attention along with quality of workmanship.

  • Grading:

Grading is broken down into three parts “ Related”, “Lab”, "Lab project"

Related is 40% of your total grade, which includes the following:

            Text Assignments



            Video worksheets

            Misc. written assignments

            Class participation

Lab is 50% of your total grade, which includes the following:

            Lab project participation, organized work area (2 Points earned)

            Clean up assignment completion, Time Card completion (daily) (1 Point earned)

            Wearing proper uniform, Wearing safety glasses/work boots (1 Point earned)

Your lab grade is 4 points per day 20 total points for the 5 day week, these points cannot be made up if not present unless the reason is of an emergency/medical reason such as hospitalized for an injury or illness, In these cases an alternative assignment will be assigned outside of the classroom and will require visiting a servicing dealer(s) on the students own time.

Lab Project is 10% of your total grade, which includes the following projects:
Metal Drill/Tap/Weld/Cut project
Customer service project (minimum 2)
Diesel bottom end service
Diesel top end/fuel injection service
Diesel Engine Tune up 
Truck wheel bearing service (Front & Rear)
Truck Brake Service
Hydraulic component service 
  • Leather Workboots (NO tennis shoe or canvas type shoes allowed!)
  • 125+ct Notebook paper
  • Color pencils
  • ruler
  • Pen/Pencil (1 red pen)
  • Deodorant
Uniform will once again be provided through the class fee as outlined in the Junior year.
Uniform consists of five changes provided through CINTAS, each change consists of 1 pants and 1 shirt with name patch and program name.
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