Course Outlines

CAT Basic Training — HCEM 1271

  1. Course Description
    • Credits: 2.00
    • Lecture Hours/Week: 2.00
    • Lab Hours/Week: 0.00
    • OJT Hours/Week: 0
    • Prerequisites: None
    • Corequisites: None
    • MnTC Goals: None
    The student will gain an umderstanding of the Caterpillar engine and product line with basic fundamentals of the diesel engine.
  2. Course Effective Dates: 8/21/17 – Present
  3. Outline of Major Content Areas
      As noted on course syllabus
  4. Learning Outcomes
    1. ACERT engines
    2. Calibrations
    3. Caterpillar ET
    4. Caterpillar electronic controls
    5. Common rail fuel systems
    6. Correct operation of battery, starting and charging systems
    7. Electrical schematics
    8. Electrical systems and components
    9. Fault codes
    10. Hydraulic conductor components
    11. Hydraulic fundamentals
    12. Hydraulic schematics
    13. SIS web
    14. Tier 3 engines
    15. Win-flash
  5. Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Goal Area(s) and Competencies
  6. Learner Outcomes Assessment
      As noted on course syllabus
  7. Special Information
      None noted