Agriculture & Heavy Equipment

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Agriculture & Heavy Equipment

Eastland Career Center

Shift into High Gear
Interested with the mechanics of machines and enjoy learning how they work? Like getting your hands dirty to learn the process for yourself? If that's so, Agriculture & Heavy Equipment may be for you.
 
Get a Head Start
Learn how to diagnose, repair, and maintain a variety of equipment, including lawnmowers, tractors, skid steers, excavators, and other heavy equipment. In addition, this program teaches you how to safely handle tools, understand technical manuals and schematics and how to use electronic and computerized diagnostic equipment.
 
Those who successfully complete this program can advance to careers in agriculture, forestry, refuse and recycling, construction and the military, among many others.
 
College credits are available through:
  • University of Northwestern Ohio
 
Analyze the Machinery
Students learn to identify and analyze mechanical problems as they repair and overhaul gas and diesel engines.
 
Areas of study include:
  • Equipment
  • Operations
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Safety Practices
  • Diagnostics
  • Electronic Controls
  • Hydraulic Systems
  • Welding/Cutting
  • GPS Operations


Program Courses: 

  • Engines & Fuel Systems
  • Electronic/Electrical Systems
  • Hydraulics & Pneumatics
  • Agricultural/Industrial Power 

Career Pathways

Use your know-how of all types of engines to build your career in the transportation field. Explore careers such as:
  • Field Service Technician
  • Fleet Mechanic
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic
  • Service/Parts Manager

Contact Us

Ed Kunka   
Instructor
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