• Program: Medium/Heavy Truck Technology
  • Course: Vehicle Service
  • Course #: MHTT1020
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course is designed to give the student an understanding of preventive maintenance, service, adjustment, and inspection of medium and heavy-duty trucks. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

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:
Demonstrate personal and environmental safety practices
Identify preventive maintenance procedures
Implement vehicle lubrication procedures
Incorporate principles of vehicle inspection
Determine needed repairs
Identify out-of-service criteria
Identify vehicle component adjustments
Document inspection results

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0901 and Qualifying score on computer literacy assessment test OR CPLT0900
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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