Power Equipment Technology
Competitors must know and understand both two- and four-cycle engines as well as the related theories that go along with the types of engines they will come across in the industry. They should also understand drivetrain, hydraulic and wiring schematics. Competitors will also need to be well-versed in customer service. As they rotate through the various stations, they are judged on both physical and oral skills.
The SkillsUSA Illinois Championships follow the current edition of the SkillsUSA National Technical Standards. These are available to professional members (advisors and teachers) following membership registration.