ATV Mechanics / M300


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Program Description

Students will receive training to fulfill the primary duties as an entry-level ATV Mechanic. This program will give students hands-on training in all aspects of ATV's consisting of 4 Wheelers, Snow Machines and Side By Sides. Our students will be introduced to test equipment, diagnostics equipment, information resources, and repair procedures for many different ATV manufacturers. Students primary focuses will be on engine operations, engine servicing/troubleshooting, transmissions, CVT transmissions, 4 wheel drive, differentials, drive shafts, chains and sprockets, suspension systems, tire/track/ski replacement, fuel systems, ignition systems, steering and alignment, pumps, fan belts, electrical systems, driveline, chaincase, parts and general servicing.

Curriculum
  • 4 Wheelers: Engine Operations, Engine Servicing/Troubleshooting, and Valve Adjust, Transmissions and Transfer Case, 4 Wheel Drive, Differentials, Drive Shafts, Chains and Sprockets, Clutches, Driveline, and CVT Transmissions, Suspensions, Tire Replacement and Tire Repair, Electrical Systems and Diagnostics, Fuel Systems, Ignition Systems, Steering and Alignment, Parts and General Servicing. Contact Hours: 75
  • Safety: First Aid/CPR/AED, OSHA Forklift. Contact Hours: 16
  • Side by Sides: Engine Operations and Engine Servicing/Troubleshooting, Transmissions and Transfer Case, Driveline and CVT Transmissions, 4 Wheel Drive, Differentials, Drive Shafts, Suspensions, Tire Replacement and Tire Repair, Electrical Systems and Diagnostics, Fuel Systems, Ignition Systems, Steering and Alignment, Parts and General Servicing. Contact Hours: 74
  • Snow Machines: Engine Operations, Engine Servicing/Troubleshooting and Valve Adjust, Pumps and Fan Belts, Electrical Systems and Diagnostics, Fuel Systems, Ignition Systems, Driveline, Suspensions, Chain Case, Track and Ski Replacement, Steering and Alignment, CVT Transmissions, Parts and General Servicing. Contact Hours: 75
Certifications or Certificates

Graduates who successfully complete the course have the opportunity to receive or be awarded the following certifications or certificates.

  • NIT Certificate of Completion
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • OSHA Forklift Safety
Length of Program
  • 240 Hours (Homework Required)
Format of Program
  • 6 Weeks
  • Offered at the main campus in Palmer, Alaska
Prerequisites for Enrollment
  • 18 Years of Age or Older
  • DOT Equivalent Drug Test (If accepted, test can be done no more than 10 days before class begins)
  • Pre-Participation Physical
  • Social Security Card
  • Valid Alaska Driver's License or State Issued Photo ID Card
Course Cost:
$6,000