Sep 28, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
  
2020-2021 College Catalog

Marine Service Technology Diploma


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Marine Service Technology Diploma

Marine Service Technology DiplomaPrepare for a career in recreational equipment repair in the Marine Service Technology program. Through classroom and lab experience, you'll develop competence in repairing the most modern recreational equipment. Master the skills needed to pursue a career in marine engine technology.

Receive diverse training that prepares you to repair snowmobiles, personal watercraft, inboard engines, outboard engines and stern drive engines. Learn about theory, proper procedures and safety when repairing equipment, and get hands-on instruction with the newest recreational equipment available. You'll also have the opportunity to receive industry training through the on-the-job training segment of our program, which is industry supported by leading industry brands such as Arctic Cat, BRP, Mercury, Polaris, Snap-On, Yamaha and Volvo Penta.

Whether you choose to work in a marina, snowmobile dealership or own your own business, you'll establish a strong  foundation of skills and understanding of recreational equipment repair right here at Iowa Lakes. Prepare to thrive as a Marine Service Technician with plenty of hands-on experience to back you up. 

Program Outcomes

  1. Identify the operational relationships in marine, snowmobile and watercraft components and systems.
  2. Select appropriate tools and equipment for the task being performed.
  3. Demonstrate effective use of industry related literature to perform proper repairs.
  4. Evaluate system performance for repair or replacement.
  5. Perform preventative maintenance according to recommended factory service schedules.
  6. Develop accuracy, proficiency, and quality for task being performed.
  7. Practice safety in the repair and service of marine, snowmobile and watercraft systems

Faculty Contact

 Faculty Contact

 

Rick BrichtaRick Brichta
712-852-5202
rbrichta@iowalakes.edu

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