Students in Southeast
Community College’s Motorcycle, ATV and Personal Watercraft Technology program
can now practice their skills on a brand-new Harley-Davidson.
The bike was donated by
Harley-Davidson Motor Company and delivered to SCC’s Lincoln Campus by Frontier
Harley-Davidson on Friday, Oct. 13, 2017.
Randy Larson was a student in
the program. He placed third in this summer’s SkillsUSA National Conference in
Louisville, Kentucky, in the Motorcycle Service Technology category. As a
result, Harley-Davidson presented a Dyna Wide Glide motorcycle to SCC. Schools
of the top three finishers in the category receive motorcycles from the
“The contest included a
written test, job interview and a series of skills testing engine service,
suspension and brakes adjustment and voltage drop testing, along with
electrical diagnosis,” said Ken Jefferson, program chair.
Larson works at Dillon’s
Brothers Harley-Davidson in Omaha. He graduated from SCC this past summer.