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Intro to Transport Tech

Course Course Title Class Lab/ Shop Clinical/ Co-op Credit
TRN 110 Intro to Transport Tech 1 2 0 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Effective Term: Fall 2013

This course covers workplace safety, hazardous materials, environmental regulations, hand tools, service information, basic concepts, vehicle systems, and common transportation industry terminology. Topics include familiarization with major vehicle systems, proper use of various hand and power tools, material safety data sheets, and personal protective equipment. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate appropriate safety procedures, identify and use basic shop tools, and describe government regulations regarding transportation repair facilities.


·Student Learning Outcomes
·1. Demonstrate work place safety and hazardous waste disposal per OSHA and EPA guidelines that apply to relevant transportation industry work.
·2. Given a vehicle or piece of equipment, students will be able to identify it and locate relevant service information in one or more industry-standard databases.
·3. Demonstrate proficiency hoisting transportation vehicles through use of lifts and floor jacks.
·4. Complete service repair orders with appropriate information: customer contact information; VIN; cause, concern, correction.
·5. Identify and communicate about basic systems and terms associated with the transportation industry.
·6. Distinguish between different transportation systems terms and components either on a written exercise or in a lab environment.
·7. Demonstrate proper use and care of related transportation industry tools and equipment.
·8. Correctly identify or describe government regulations associated with the transportation industry.

2014FA - New Course (S23455)

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