Automotive Restoration & Collision Repair:
This is a 15 hour open lab/shop course designed to teach the basics
of dent repair, metal fabrication and the use of plastic fillers.
First time students are required to complete a safety/shop
orientation at the first session. Goggles, earplugs and dust masks
are required. This class is held at the SCC Milford campus.
Automotive Machining: An advanced automotive
engine course that encompasses the machining operations to perform
a major overhaul and reconditioning of the cylinders, pistons and
rings, rod re-conditioning, bearings and crankshaft. Please bring
disassembled blocks to first class. As this is machining course, no
time is allotted for reassembly. Safety glasses required. This
class is held at the SCC Milford Campus.
Small Engines: This is a 15 hour open shop
class designed for students to work on projects brought from home
and approved by the instructor. Projects must be portable and only
small projects may be stored at SCC. Orientation (including a list
of recommended tools), shop safety, and an overview of small engine
theory will be conducted at the first class. The remaining sessions
will be spent working on your project with the supervision and
guidance of a master technician/teacher. A great parent/teen
activity! Teens need to be at least 14 years of age and attend with
an adult, and require tuition payment by both. Safety glasses
Forklift Operations: This five hour course for all
operators includes safety inspections, design restrictions,
lifting, moving and placing loads, driving speeds, directions and
ramps. Students will actually perform a pre-start safety inspection
and operate a forklift. Required books are available at the SCC
bookstore and should be purchased prior to class. NSC Certificate
of completion will be given following examination at the end of the
course. The class location alternates between the SCC Lincoln and
For current class information, visit the Class Schedules page.