Golf Course & Landscape Equipment Associate Degree
With more than 2 million acres of cultivated turfgrass in Texas alone, the responsibility for developing and maintaining it lies in the hands of skilled, technical professionals. Today's complex golf course maintenance machinery - designed and manufactured particularly for the industry - requires specialized skills and knowledge of professional technicians. Texas State Technical College Waco can show you the skills that will help you get ahead in this field. The Golf Course & Landscape Equipment Technician Specialization offered through Golf Course & Landscape Management is the key to a successful career.
You can build the hands-on experience and practical understanding needed to maintain and repair today's distinctive golf course and landscaping equipment. The Golf Course & Landscape Equipment Technician Specialization offers focused courses and real-world applications in landscape management and diesel equipment, the right combination for the successful Golf Course & Landscape Equipment Technician. With expert faculty members and guidance from industry leaders such as Briggs & Stratton, Kubota, John Deere, Jacobsen, Toro, Jones Equipment, Austin Turf & Tractor, GLM faculty provide instruction and practical experience in basic hydraulics, electrical systems, diesel engine testing, horticulture equipment management, welding, machining and much more – all vitally needed for the golf course and turfgrass industries.