Service Technician Training

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With our variety of learning opportunities, your technicians and support staff will keep your fleet running smoothly. Course offerings include Basic Systems, Advanced Systems, and Product-Specific Training (online only).

John Deere University for Technicians

Basic Systems

Suitable for entry-level technicians or those who need to brush up on fundamental systems knowledge.

  • Basic Undercarriage
  • Undercarriage Wear & Wear Management
  • Diesel Engine Systems 1
  • Basic Drivetrain & Tires
  • Hydraulics Systems 1
  • Electrical Systems

Get Started

If you are new to JDU, you will be requested to register.

  1. Go to John Deere University.
  2. Click the "Need to Register?" link and complete the simple form. If you are already registered for other John Deere websites or applications such as JDParts and/or MyCPS, sign in with the same User Name and password.
  3. After accessing JDU, search by title to find the course in which you're interested.

Advanced Systems and Product-Specific Training

Suitable for advanced technicians who have completed the Basic Systems courses.

  • Hydraulics & Hydrostatic Systems 2
  • Diesel Engine Systems 2
  • Advanced Drivetrain
  • Electrical Systems 2

Product-Specific Training

Recommended for those who have completed the Advanced Systems courses, these courses provide an overview of a product as well as theory of operation and diagnostic information.

Get Started
This curriculum requires special permission from John Deere or a John Deere Dealer. You also have the option to create a customized enrollment process so that multiple learners within your organization can register in JDU in one simple step. This functionality also allows for a Training Coordinator to be established in your organization. The Training Coordinator has the ability to grant to deny training requests, view training histories and progress, and manually enroll learners into courses.

Registered JDU users may contact us for permission and additional information.

Professional Golf Maintenance
This in-depth program will teach you the know-how to improve equipment operation, increase efficiency, reduce down-time, and lower total course maintenance cost.
This 3-day course is specifically designed to aid customers who have recently purchased or are currently operating fleet packages of John Deere golf course maintenance equipment. Key topics covered through presentations, demonstrations and hands-on exercises include:

  • Adjusting John Deere cutting units to obtain excellent cut quality while assuring the lowest maintenance cost
  • Quickly and easily diagnose malfunctions that may occur on the equipment they own
  • Equipment electrical systems, including the use of "white box" on-board diagnostics
  • John Deere E-Cut Hybrid reel drive system operation and diagnostics
  • Proper machine set-up tips and adjustments

Contact a John Deere Golf equipment distributor for course dates and to register.