May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Outdoor Power Equipment

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The technical certificate in Outdoor Power Equipment provides students with skills necessary for a variety of jobs in the outdoor equipment and small engine career field. The program provides entry level knowledge and skills to set up, operate, repair and maintain outdoor equipment and technologies commonly used in the industry, including but not limited to mowing equipment, spraying equipment, small engines, ATV’s, and UTV’s. The 31-credit hour program of study provides students with a technical certificate credential and preparation for future employment in this high demand field. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate concepts and apply practices to ensure a safe work environment. (GLO 1, 4, & 5) 
  • Identify and properly use correct materials for repair and replacement options used in power equipment. (GLO 2, 3, & 4) 
  • Describe the components, operation, and common service needs of outdoor power equipment. (GLO 1, 3, & 4) 
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively and work among a diverse team of members to produce desired results. (GLO 2, 3, & 5) 

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