ERIC Number: ED259128
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Engineer Equipment Chief.
Marine Corps Inst., Washington, DC.
This student guide, one of a series of correspondence training courses designed to improve the job performance of members of the Marine Corps, deals with the skills needed by engineer equipment chiefs. Addressed in the five individual units of the course are the following topics: construction management (planning, scheduling, and supervision); estimation of equipment efficiency (equipment utilization, efficiency factors, crawler-tractor applications, tractor/scraper applications, road graders, and crane-shovels); construction sites; maintenance systems (maintenance support, maintenance shops, shop layout); and support functions (engineer and supply support). Each unit contains a general objective, a series of work units each addressing a different subobjective, study questions, and answers to the study questions. (MN)
Descriptors: Construction Costs, Construction Management, Construction Materials, Construction (Process), Correspondence Study, Cost Estimates, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Independent Study, Mechanical Equipment, Military Personnel, Military Training, Motor Vehicles, Operating Engineering, Postsecondary Education, Tractors, Trade and Industrial Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Marine Corps Inst., Washington, DC.