Small Outboard Motor Technician Diploma

Why Choose Small Outboard Motor Technician Diploma at CLC?

• Our instructors have a wealth of experience and contacts in all areas of the marine and powersports industry.

Our instructors have earned multiple certifications in all aspects of the industry.

• CLC faculty have strong industry partnerships.

• Students can earn multiple industry certifications as part of the program.

• Very strong career placement.

About the Program

After completing this program, students will be prepared to be a small outboard motor technician or a lawn and garden service technician. Graduates typically become employed as service technicians at dealerships, hardware stores, resorts, golf courses, or marinas.

Program Information

SMALL OUTBOARD MOTOR TECHNICIAN DIPLOMA
Program Course Requirements

First Year – Fall Semester
MAPS 1101  Basic Engines I (3 cr)
MAPS 1103  Basic Engines I Lab (4 cr)
MAPS 1106 Introduction to Electronics (2 cr)
MAPS 1120  Lawn and Garden (2 cr)
MAPS 1136 Industry Certifications I (2 cr)
MATH 1500  Applied Mathematics (3 cr)
Total 16 Credits

First Year – Spring Semester
MAPS 1130  Marine Outboard I (4 cr)
MAPS 1132*  Marine Outboard II (4 cr)
MAPS 1134  Marine Lower Unit (4 cr)
MAPS 1140 Snowmobile Systems and Lab (4 cr)
Total 16 Credits

GRADUATION REQUIREMENT – 32 CREDITS
*Denotes Prerequisites

Program Outcomes:
Graduates will be able to:

  • Apply safe work practices in a manner compatible with OSHA requirements and industry expectations;
  • Demonstrate industry standard applications of selected tools and equipment for small outboard motors and lawn and garden engine maintenance, diagnostic and repair tools;
  • Apply basic diagnostic and repair concepts to small outboard motors and lawn and garden equipment;
  • Apply preventative maintenance concepts to small outboard motors and lawn & garden equipment care and storage;
  • Identify the functional relationships among small engine components and systems; and
  • Use a variety of computer, web and technical resources to find information, troubleshoot problems and prepare estimates.

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Instructors

David Groshong

Marine & Powersports Instructor
Phone: 218-855-8235
Brainerd W165
Paul Hofmann

Paul Hofmann

Marine & Powersports Instructor
Phone: 218-855-8084
Brainerd W277

Employment Statistics

For more information regarding employment statistics, career salary information and estimated job growth, follow the resource links below:

https://apps.deed.state.mn.us/lmi/ces/
http://www.bls.gov/ooh/home.htm
http://www.iseek.org/jobs/jobmarket.html

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