Basic Maintenance

Time: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Lab Hours: 20 Classroom Hours: 20

Total Hours: 40

This course will introduce students to basic mobile equipment maintenance. Students will be instructed in maintaining engines, hydraulics, electrical systems, lubricants, and machine undercarriages with an emphasis on the use of the operator manual maintenance sections. Shop and field maintenance safety will be daily topics as well as proper use and identification of hand tools and shop tooling.

Course Objective

Basic understanding engines, hydraulics, lubrication and electrical systems.

Equipment Required: Hardhat, safety vest, work clothes, work boots, safety glasses and coveralls.