About this Degree from Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Agricultural Equipment Technicians diagnose, repair, modify, overhaul, service and maintain some of today’s most technologically advanced machines—tractors, combines, cultivators, seeders, sprayers. If you like working with ag equipment and troubleshooting mechanical problems, it’s a great career choice.
You’ll find your skills are in demand at leading equipment dealerships. You might work as a technician in a fully-equipped service centre or travel to farms and rural areas on service calls. You can also transfer your skills to other industries, such as mining and construction.
Get hands-on training in:
- air conditioning, heating and electrical
- engines, fuel systems, hydraulics, power trains
- gas and arc welding
- harvest, hay and forage equipment
- onboard computer and global positioning systems (GPS)
- seeding, tillage, sprayers and applicators
- shop procedures and safety
- tractor set-up and pre-delivery
This is Hands-On Learning
You'll spend most of your "classroom" time in the shop with Saskatchewan Polytechnic's highly trained instructors, learning how to assemble, service, repair, modify and overhaul a wide range of equipment. You'll round out your program with a two-week work experience in an agricultural dealership. It's a great opportunity to introduce yourself to a potential employer, while building your practical knowledge and skills.
- Air Conditioning and Heating
- Electrical Starting and Charging Systems
- Electrical System Diagnostics
- Sprayers and Applicators
- Pre-Delivery and Performance
- Electrical Basics
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesAgribusiness Agriculture View 42 other Bachelors in Agriculture in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Grade 10
- English Language Requirement
International19500 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19500 CAD per year during 12 months.
National11920 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11920 CAD per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Saskatoon
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.