Why This Program?
If you're interested in a career repairing and servicing medium and heavy duty trucks, then this program is for you. Students have the ability to become AGCO Certified Technicians on tractors, combines, hay equipment and planters. In this program students will learn the fundamentals of diesel engine operation, agricultural equipment maintenance and repair in a hands-on, live-action environment. Agricultural Diesel courses are taught at HCC’s four hundred acre, South Campus.
The Agriculture Diesel Mechanics curriculum prepares students with technical knowledge and skills for employment as service technicians at implement dealerships or independent shops. The course of
study includes repair and service of diesel engines, hydraulics, transmissions, air conditioning and electrical systems on agriculture and light industrial equipment.