Equipment Technician Certificate
With more than 2 million acres of cultivated turfgrass in Texas alone, the responsibility for developing and maintaining that enormous asset 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 way to those skills and that know-how in the Golf Course Equipment Technician Specialization offered through Golf Course & Landscape Management.
You can build the hands-on experience and practical understanding needed to maintain and repair today's distinctive golf course and landscaping equipment at Texas State Technical College. The Golf Course Equipment Technician Specialization offers focused courses and real-world applications in landscape management and diesel equipment, the right combination for the successful golf course 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, the Golf Course & Landscape Management department provides instruction in basic hydraulics, electrical systems, diesel engine testing, horticulture equipment management, welding, machining and more needed for the golf course and turfgrass industries.