Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2017-2018

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DIM0840 - Introduction to Heavy Equipment Mechanic (PSAV)

Credits/Clock Hours:
150 clock hours

Description:
This course provides entry level skills in heavy equipment service and systems operation. The topics covered include shop safety, OSHA rules, applied math and science principles, identification and proper use of shop tools and equipment, heavy equipment component identification, use of electronic service information, proper use of measuring tools, and EPA rules on hazardous waste handling and disposal. Instruction will consist of classroom and laboratory activities designed to meet industry standards and safety.

Corequisites: VPI0100, VPI0200, VPI0300

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