MECHANIZED EQUIPMENT OPERATION

  • Program: Public Works
  • Course: Mechanized Equipment Operation
  • Course #: PWRK1040
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This program is designed to get students more familiar with mechanized equipment used in day to day operations of the public works department. Students will learn how to properly use equipment in order to prevent potential hazards.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Use mechanized equipment safely
Administer daily safety checks
Identify defects on equipment
Conduct general maintenance on equipment
Identify proper usage of equipment
Conduct work related activities
Prepare maintenance records
Uphold safety policies and procedures

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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