Hart Career Center
Ag Diesel Mechanics

Diesel Mechanics is a class designed for students who are interested in learning and working on agricultural-related equipment. In this 2-year, 3-hour class, students will be trained to repair equipment for agricultural or industrial use. Some students will be trained and obtain or qualify for an entry level position at a dealership, or for further post-secondary education.

Students enrolled in Ag Diesel Mechanics at HCC have the opportunity to participate and compete in SkillsUSA.

Program completers work at a variety of businesses with heavy machinery and farm equipment.


Instructor Kent Norfleet is a Mexico High School graduate, and took Ag Diesel Mechanics at HCC (then Mexico Area Vocational-Technical School) himself. He has been teaching this program since 2005.