Advisory:It is advised that students be able to engage in written composition at a college level and read college-level texts.
This introductory course familiarizes students with the basic operation and repair of four-stroke outdoor power equipment engines. Instruction covers tools and service equipment, problem diagnosis, failure analysis, proper repair techniques, machining operations, and testing and adjusting after repairs. Students have the opportunity to perform engine work on their own equipment to complete required tasks. This course is designed to be a companion course to HET 061, HET 063, and HET 064, and is required for the Outdoor Power Equipment Maintenance Technician certificate. Students are encouraged to complete all four courses in order to obtain a firm foundation in the outdoor power equipment field.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921