Power Technology O.E.
with an emphasis in Diesel/Marine Technology
This program is for the student who wants to work in the marine field of diesel powered vessels. The course content covers the different support systems on vessels as well as the diesel engine. All of the classes are at least 50% hands-on which lets the students practice their new skills. UAS has a wide selection of excellent training aids.
Employment possibilities could include:
- Tour vessels
- Fish packers
- Marine generator repair
- Fishing vessels
- Charter vessel companies
- Vessel construction and outfitting
- Pleasure craft maintenance
- Work boat maintenance
- Marine engine dealers
- Cannery boat mechanic
Occupational endorsements are programs of study designed to give students intensive training in a specific occupational field.
Typically an occupational endorsement is less than 30 credits, and is not an eligible program for financial aid.
Requirements (2014-2015 Catalog)
|Minimum Credit Hours||28|
|DESL||S121||Basic Electrical Systems||3|
|DESL||S130||Refrigeration & Air Conditioning||2|
|DESL||S180||AC Power Generation||3|
|DESL||S261||Marine Auxiliary Systems||3|
|DESL||S262||Marine Auxiliary Systems Lab||2|
|WELD||S120||Basic Welding I||3|