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Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technician (EP) Diploma

Overview and Award Outcomes

Overview

The Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology degree prepares the student in all areas of the Marine, Motor Sports and Power Equipment as a repair and service technician. A marine/motor sports technician will diagnose, evaluate, estimate repair costs and repair various types of marine, motorcycle, power equipment and small engines.

Award Outcomes

Demonstrate ability to measure engine parts.

Employ skills and procedures to identify parts.

Service fuel Systems.

Service ignition systems.

Demonstrate troubleshooting and diagnostic skills.

Integrate technology into work processes such as scan tolls, service manuals online, etc.

Employ safety standards.

Service drive systems.

Explain air and liquid cooling systems.

Integrate customer service and communication skills into repair work.

Career Opportunities

Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technicians find employment at marine, motorcycle or snowmobile dealerships, distributors and manufacturers. Technicians are also in demand at service repair shops and businesses that service and repair motorcycles, outboard and inboard boat motors and lawn and garden equipment.

Program Requirements

Technical Studies Required 54 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST1100Introduction to Marine and Motorsport Technology

3

MMST1105Introduction to Engine Theory

3

MMST1110Introduction to Fuel Systems

3

MMST1115Introduction to Electrical Systems

3

MMST1120Introduction to Ignition Systems

3

MMST1125Service Management

3

MMST1130Introduction to Drive Systems

3

MMST1145Trailer Maintenance

3

MMST2105Motorcycle Transmissions and Clutch Service

3

MMST2110Motorcycle Wheels and Suspension

3

MMST2126Marine Lower Unit and Cooling System Service

3

MMST2140Marine Tilt/Trim and Controls

3

MMST2175Power Equipment Drive Systems

3

MMST2180Power Equipment Accessory Maintenance

3

MMST2300Advanced Fuel Systems

3

MMST2305Advanced Electrical Systems

3

MMST2310Engine Overhaul

3

MMST2315Tune Up

3

General Education Required 2 Credits

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
CCDS1040Job Seeking Skills

2

General Education Elective 5 Credits

Any HTC 1000 level or higher general education course may be used to satisfy the elective requirements.

Technical Studies Elective 3 Credits

Any Marine, Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (MMST) course that is not required for this award may be used as an elective.

Recommended:

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2320Customizing Lab

1 - 3

MMST2325EETC/Advanced Troubleshooting

3

MMST2340Repair and Accessory Lab

3

MMST2350Internship

1 - 3

MMST2400Fuel Injection Systems

3

Total Diploma Credits 64

Semester Sequence

Offered at Eden Prairie Only

First Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST1100Introduction to Marine and Motorsport Technology

3

MMST1105Introduction to Engine Theory

3

MMST1110Introduction to Fuel Systems

3

MMST1115Introduction to Electrical Systems

3

MMST1130Introduction to Drive Systems

3

Total Credits  15

Second Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST1120Introduction to Ignition Systems

3

MMST1125Service Management

3

MMST1145Trailer Maintenance

3

MMST2175Power Equipment Drive Systems

3

MMST2315Tune Up

3

General Education Electives

3

Total Credits  18

Third Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2300Advanced Fuel Systems

3

MMST2305Advanced Electrical Systems

3

MMST2310Engine Overhaul

3

CCDS1040Job Seeking Skills

2

Technical Studies Electives

3

General Education Electives

2

Total Credits  16

Fourth Semester

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2105Motorcycle Transmissions and Clutch Service

3

MMST2110Motorcycle Wheels and Suspension

3

MMST2126Marine Lower Unit and Cooling System Service

3

MMST2140Marine Tilt/Trim and Controls

3

MMST2180Power Equipment Accessory Maintenance

3

Total Credits  15

Technical Studies Electives

Any Marine/Motorsport and Outdoor Power Equipment Technology (MMST) course that is not required for this award may be used as an elective.

Recommended:

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
MMST2320Customizing Lab

1 - 3

MMST2325EETC/Advanced Troubleshooting

3

MMST2340Repair and Accessory Lab

3

MMST2350Internship

1 - 3

MMST2400Fuel Injection Systems

3

Choose a Total of:  3 Credits

General Education Electives

If a General Education course is required it may not be used as a General Education Elective.

Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) may also be used to meet General Education Elective requirements.  A complete list of MnTC courses can be found at www.hennepintech.edu.

Course NumberCourse TitleCourse Credits
CCDS1000College Success Seminar

1

CCDS1005Effective Study Skills

1

CCDS1010Money Matters

1

CCDS1020Interviewing Skills

1

CCDS1040Job Seeking Skills

2

CCDS1100Student Success

3

CCDS1600Practical Leadership

2

COMM1050Communication in the Workplace

2

COMM1060Career Portfolio

3

CPLT1000Computer Keyboarding

2

CPLT1005Advanced Keyboarding and Document Processing

3

CPLT1100Computer Essentials in the Digital World

3

CPLT1200Introduction to Macintosh

3

EMSV1020CPR/First Aid

1

ENGL1010Business English

3

ENGL1021Essay Fundamentals

3

ENGL1026Writing for Careers

3

MATH1007Math for the Trades

2

MATH1020Geometry and Trigonometry

2

MATH1050Math Pathways Plus for College and Careers

4

MATH1060Math Pathways for College and Careers

3

MATH1500Beginning Algebra

3

MATH1650Mathematical Literacy

4

MATH1700Intermediate Algebra

3

METS1000Computers in Manufacturing

3

PHYS1000Fundamentals of Physics

2

Choose a Total of:  5 Credits

Graduation (64 Credits)

Semester listings reflect the recommended sequence.  Due to circumstances beyond our control, the information herein is subject to change without notice.


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