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The American Implement Full Throttle Ag TECH Apprenticeship Program is for anyone that desires to go into the Agriculture Industry and become a certified John Deere Service Technician. You’ll be joining the industry’s best and can count on: 
On-The-Job-Training, Technical Instruction, a Mentorship, Reward for Skills Gained, National Occupational Credential, Career Advancement Opportunities, Rewarding Work and Advanced Training.

Upon completion of Full Throttle Apprenticeship Program, students receive an associate's degree, tuition paid by American Implement and the security of having a guaranteed career straight out of college. The American Implement program is the first John Deere Registered Apprenticeship Program in Kansas. Now as a registered apprenticeship, additional mentoring, recorded work experiences and skillset evaluations are being added to the curriculum. Those who successfully complete the program will receive certificates as Journey Workers through the Kansas Department of Labor. This is a full ride scholarship which covers tuition/fees, room and board. Altogether, this impressive scholarship is over a $35,000 package. American Implement sponsors students to attend the John Deere TECH Program offered by the following colleges:

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This isn’t your average diesel program. Deere & Company established the John Deere TECH Program in 1989 and now sponsors programs at various accredited colleges throughout the U.S. and Canada. Every instructor has completed extensive John Deere technician training, and students have the opportunity to work on the latest equipment and technology.

Program Curriculum

  • Powertrains
  • Hydraulics
  • Electrical
  • Ag Fuel Systems
  • Air Quality
  • Harvesting Equipment
  • Information Wgt Systems
  • Safety and Orientation
  • Dealer Internships
  • Engines

Check out the Virtual College Tours Below:

Garden City Community College | Garden City, Kansas





Southeast Community College | Milford, Nebraska 







Watch to learn how a John Deere TECH degree can help you build a rewarding and long-lasting career

What are you waiting for? Take the action to join the best John Deere Technicians in the industry today with American Implement and apply for a John Deere AG Sponsorship. If you have what it takes, we have a position for you. You can work in the service shop as a John Deere diesel technician, or do you enjoy the outdoors?  Be a John Deere field service technician and work out of our top-of-the-line service trucks. Contact us today to start your bright future as a service technician. This program will prepare you to excel in today's high-tech, fast-paced field of agricultural mechanization, a career path with excellent employment opportunities. Grow your career with American Implement and John Deere.