INTRODUCTION TO MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS AND ACTIVITIES

  • Program: Public Works
  • Course: Introduction to Maintenance Operations and Activities
  • Course #: PWRK1005
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This course prepares the student to qualify for an entry level position in public works. The course examines public works departments and reviews the purpose and work expectations of these departments.

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:
Develop a list of maintenance activities related to facilities
Review trends in maintenance and operations
Define customer expectations
Identify processes involved with storm water control
Manage work related activities
Identify activities designed to protect public investment
Identify methods to ensure employee safety

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on reading assessment test OR ENGL0921 and Qualifying score on writing assessment test OR ENGL0930
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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