Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Professional Motocross Technician certificate program is two semester sequence of courses that prepares students to obtain entry level maintenance positions in the power sports service industry. The program emphasizes a combination of mechanical theory and practical experience relative to the maintenance of power sports equipment and team skills. Topics include shop safety, basic electrical theory, wheels and tires, precision measuring, valve adjustments, battery service, professional communication, race management, and team skills.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will rebuild brake and clutch hydraulic components of a motorcycle.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Select High Schools

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Fall Semester

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older and have a valid driver’s license

Education: A high school diploma or GED is desirable but not required for the program admission but is required prior to graduation. College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Additional Requirements: Students are required to obtain the necessary tools for the program prior to enrollment.

Program Final Exit Point: Professional Motocross Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 17 Minimum semester hour credits required.


Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (16 hours)
MCST 1000 Introduction to Motorcycle Technology 4
MCST 1040 Motorcycle Chassis and Suspension Systems 4
MCST 1110 Motorcycle Maintenance 5
MCST 2100 Motocross Internship 3
Jeff Christopher
Automotive Technology Faculty
School of Industrial Technology
O: (229) 225-5085
Mason Miller
Automotive Technology Faculty
School of Industrial Technology
Tift County High School