Grounds Equipment Technician FAQs

Do you have a question about this Indian Hills Program? Browse through the Program's Frequently Asked Questions and you might just find the answer you're looking for!

 

Question:

Where would I work when I gain this certificate and what would I do?  

Answer:

There are jobs locally, nationally, and internationally.  You can either go to work in an entry level position or further your studies in the IHCC Auto Tech, Diesel Tech, or Landscape and Turfgrass Technology programs to earn an AAS Degree. 

 

Question:

What type of equipment will I work on? 

Answer:

You will work on commercial mowers, tractors, string trimmers, chainsaws, skid steers, and others.

 

Question:

Will I gain any industry recognition?

Answer:

Yes, you will have the opportunity to gain numerous industry certifications, such as those from Stihl, Briggs and Stratton, and others. 

 

Couldn't find the answer you were looking for? No worries! Just ask

Neric Smith, Associate Professor, Landscape and Turfgrass Technology
(641)-683-5194 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 5194
Neric.Smith@indianhills.edu

Jeff Henderson, Program Director, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
(641)-683-5111, ext. 1757 or (800) 726-2585, ext. 1757
Jeff.Henderson@indianhills.edu