Intro To Agriculture Mechanics Course

Agriculture Mechanics Course Description and Syllabus: 
 
Students are expected to understand industry standards in shop safety, tool and machinery operation, project planning, project construction, Oxy-fuel operation as well as AWS welding standards and certification.
 
Requirements:
 
3 ringed note book
$20.00 for AWS welding certification
ANSI Z87 Safety Glasses
 
Classroom Assistance time:
 
Tuesday's and Thursdays from 7:20 am to 7:55 am
 
Course Outline and Timeline
 
 Term 1
 

Week

Topic

Week 1

Introduction to Agriculture Mechanics Careers

Week 2

General Shop Safety and Tool Safety

Week 3

Draft and Design and CAD

Week 4

Selection of Building Materials and Hardware

Week 5

Shop Use and Fabrication and Project Planning

Week 6

Personal Project Planning

Week 7

Personal Project Construction

Week 8

Personal Project Construction

Week 9

Personal Project Construction

 
Term 2
 

Week

Topic

Week 1

Introduction to Agriculture Mechanics Careers

Week 2

General Shop Safety and Oxy-Fuel Safety

Week 3

Oxy-Fuel Setup

Week 4

Oxy-Fuel Setup Practice and Lighting

Week 5

Oxy-Fuel Cutting (Pipe, Flat Plate, and Angle)

Week 6

Introduction to AWS and Welding Safety and Code

Week 7

WeldingEquipment Identification and Use

Week 8

AWS Certification

Week 9

AWS Certification

 
Statement for Academic Dishonesty:

Academic integrity is fundamental to the activities and principles of our school. No student shall cheat or copy the work of another.  Plagiarism, the use of another person’s original ideas or writings as one’s own without giving credit to the true author, will be considered cheating, and the student will be subject to academic discipline that may include loss of credit for the work in question.