• Program: Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology
  • Course: Power Equipment Accessory Maintenance
  • Course #: MMST2180
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

In this course the student will learn how to do basic maintenance and adjustments to accessories such as blade sharpening, mower deck adjustment, cable adjustment, safety switch operation, and belt pulley and bearing replacement. 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:
Perform tire repair
Operate sharpening equipment
Perform replacement and adjustment of many types of control cables
Perform replacement and adjustment of many types of belts
Perform sharpening of mower blades and chain saw blades
Remove and replace power belts on equipment
Remove, replace, or repair recoil starters on equipment
Demonstrate functionality of safety switches
Remove and or replace bearings

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  MMST1100
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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