Ag & Machinery Repair Tech/Frederick

The Agricultural Machinery & Technology is a two year major designed to provide a general knowledge of the field. The primary goal of this career major is to provide basic skills necessary for entry level employment in the field of agriculture mechanics and associated equipment, as employed in the farming industry. The instructional material format presents complex mechanical activities in simple logical sequence. The format allows each student some flexibility and control over the learning rate. Instruction focuses on the basic theories of operation, service, and repair of agricultural engines and applicable farm equipment. The instructor materials provide an excellent coverage of: • Internal combustion engine fundamentals • Power trains • Electrical and electronic systems • Hydraulic systems • Agricultural equipment systems