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Ag Mechanics

Welcome to the agriculture mechanics class offered at Del Oro that is directly connected to the National FFA Organization. Please take the time to read and use the website, emailing any questions you might have to
Course Information:
Course Units of Study:
Ag Mechanics prepares students for careers related to the construction, operation, and maintenance of equipment used by the agriculture industry. Topics will include safety, woodworking, electrical systems, plumbing, cold metal work, concrete, and welding technology.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Personal and group safety

  2. Basic electricity principles and wiring practices commonly used in agriculture

  3. Basic plumbing practices commonly used in agriculture

  4. Basic agricultural cold metal practices

  5. Basic concrete and masonry practices commonly used in agriculture

  6. Oxy-fuel cutting and welding

  7. Electric arc welding processes

  8. Land measurement and basic surveying

  9. Basic woodworking

  10. Leadership and Teamwork

  11. FFA purpose and functions; supervised agricultural experiences; California Agricultural Record Book