Diesel Technology Associate Degree (NEW)

Description

The Diesel Technology Associate Degree program provides entry-level skills needed in medium and heavy truck service and repair. Throughout the program, students will use troubleshooting techniques to make a quick and accurate diagnosis of problems, and make necessary adjustments and repairs. Topics will include diesel engines, suspension and steering, preventative maintenance, electrical and electronic systems, HVAC systems, the drive train and hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Potential occupations include: Diesel Technician, Fleet Maintenance Technician, Fuel Injection Technician and Alignment Specialist.
Graduates will be able to

  • Diagnose major systems in diesel and heavy equipment industry
  • Repair major systems in diesel and heavy equipment industry
  • Service major systems in diesel and heavy equipment industry
  • Practice personal and professional work habits
  • Document complaint, cause and correction