Advisory:ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
This introductory course familiarizes students with the basic operation and repair of outdoor power equipment engine systems. Instruction covers tools and service equipment, problem diagnosis, and proper repair techniques of air induction, exhaust, fuel, lubrication, cooling, electrical, ignition, governor, and power delivery systems. 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 062, 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