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Printed on 5/21/2018

Power Sports Technology

20-461-2 Certificate (C) 24 Credits Not Financial Aid Eligible Location*: Appleton

*Some general education courses may be available at multiple locations.

Learn to repair ATVs, snowmobiles, motorcycles, and marine and personal watercraft in this certificate program. You’ll learn how to do pre-delivery inspections, tune-ups and repairs, service clutches, transmissions, differentials, brakes, fuel systems and more. When you have completed the certificate, you’ll be ready for the Arctic Cat Technician certification in snowmobiles and ATVs and for the Arctic Cat Master Technician certification test too. No need to bring tools; we supply them.

COURSE LIST

*Course list for reference only. Current students please refer to your individualized program plan or see your advisor.

Course Title
Course Number
Credits
Prior Learning Credit
Eligibility Options
Snowmobile Service and Repair
10-461-132
3
Teaches students the proper procedures on tune-up procedures and maintenance repairs on both 2-cycle and 4-cycle engines on snowmobiles. Fuel systems and electrical systems will also be covered. EFI fuel systems and electrical starting and charging circuits, along with trouble-shooting with wiring diagrams will also be covered. Arctic Cat is one of the program sponsors, and their products will be emphasized in more detail. All tools will be provided student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology Snowmobile 1 with Power Sports Technology Snowmobile 2 during the same term.
Snowmobile Electrical and Diagnostics
10-461-133
3
Teaches students the proper procedure on correct pre-delivery setup and inspections on snowmobiles. Proper tune-up procedures and maintenance repairs will be covered, including drive clutches, driven clutches, track and suspension repairs. Arctic Cat is one of the program sponsors and their products will be emphasized in more detail. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology Snowmobile 2 with Power Sports Technology Snowmobile 1 during the same term.
ATV Service and Repair
10-461-134
3
Teaches students the proper procedures dealing with engines and fuel systems repairs on ATVs. Electrical systems will also be covered on starting circuits, charging circuits and electrical troubleshooting dealing with wiring diagrams. Engine overhaul and EFI fuel systems will also be covered. Arctic Cat is one of the program sponsors and their products will be emphasized in more detail. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology All-Terrain Vehicle 1 with Power Sports Technology All-Terrain Vehicle 2 during the same term.
ATV Electrical & Diagnostics
10-461-135
3
Teaches students the proper procedures on correct pre-delivery setup and inspections on ATVs. Proper tune-up procedures and maintenance repairs will be covered, including clutches, transmissions, drivelines, brakes, tires and wheels, and suspensions. Arctic Cat is one of the program sponsors and their products will be emphasized in more detail. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology All-Terrain Vehicle 2 with Power Sports Technology All-Terrain Vehicle 1 during the same term.
Motorcycle & Moped Service and Repair
10-461-130
3
Teaches students the proper procedures on tune-up and maintenance repairs on motorcycles, mopeds and scooters. Repairs will include clutches, transmissions, suspension, tires and wheels. Proper trailer securements and safety tie-downs of motorcycles will also be covered. Specialized tools and equipment will be used for training on motorcycles. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology Motorcycle 2 with Power Sports Technology Motorcycle 1 during the same term.
Motorcycle & Moped Electrical and Diagnostics
10-461-131
3
Teaches students the proper engine repairs on motorcycles, mopeds and scooters. Repairs will include both 2-cycle and also 4-cycle engine designs. Engine overhaul and electrical systems will also be covered. Electrical systems will include starting circuits, charging circuits and troubleshooting electrical problems using wiring diagrams. Fuel systems will also be covered. Specialized tools and equipment will be used for training on motorcycles. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology, Agriculture Equipment or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology Motorcycle 1 with Power Sports Technology Motorcycle 2 during the same term.
Boat Service and Repair
10-461-136
3
Teaches students the proper tune-up and repair procedures found on marine equipment. Recreational watercrafts will be covered, along with smaller outboard engine designs. Cooling systems will be covered dealing with marine and watercraft units. Specialized tools and equipment will be used for training on marine and watercraft equipment. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology Marine 2 with Power Sports Technology Marine 1 during the same term.
Boat Electrical and Diagnostics
10-461-137
3
Teaches students the proper repair procedures on engines and their fuel systems. Both 2-cycle and 4-cycle engine designs, along with types of fuel systems will be discussed. Repairs on electrical systems and diagnostic troubleshooting will be covered. Specialized tools and equipment will be used for training on marine and watercraft equipment. All tools will be provided for student use. Prior to taking this course, students should have taken classes in any of the following program areas: Auto Collision, Auto Technology, Diesel Equipment Technology or Outdoor Power Equipment. Students are encouraged to enroll in Power Sports Technology Marine 1 with Power Sports Technology Marine 2 during the same term.

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