BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) – It’s not each day you get to work on a tractor or excavator within the classroom.
Dickinson Excessive Faculty college students are getting the prospect to do this in a brand new Diesel Tech program.
Jonah Nelson is this system’s teacher.
“It’s positively enjoyable for the youngsters, it’s much more thrilling than studying the guide each day,” stated Jonah Nelson, diesel teacher.
Diesel Know-how is a brand new program that provides college students entry to trade equipment.
This yr it’s made doable thanks to assist from native companions.
“West Plains Ag, Titan Equipment, in addition to Butler have offered model new items of apparatus for our college students,” stated Aaron Anderson, CTE director.
College students say they’re having fun with the hands-on studying.
“I prefer it as a result of it’s a brand new problem, I’ve actually by no means had any expertise with this earlier than,” stated Tyson Schneider, junior.
Anderson says the top purpose is to organize college students for space careers in diesel tech.
“Give our college students that have and possibly spark that curiosity to hopefully assist meet among the employment wants of southwest North Dakota,” stated Anderson.
Subsequent yr this system will transfer to the district’s new CTE constructing.
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