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Diesel Power Tech Program

This truck and diesel mechanic career training program also covers the engine, power train, hydraulic, electrical and electronic control theory, and design.?

Diesel Power Tech Program Program

Preview of the Diesel Power Tech Program 2020-21 program. Information subject to be updated.

Keep America trucking and the woods full of off road toys! Students in this program will learn how engines, transmissions, and automatic brakes systems (ABS) communicate with one another. This program also covers engine, power train, hydraulic, electrical and electronic control theory and design.

Students in this program will learn how engines, transmissions and automatic brake systems (ABS) communicate with one another. This program also covers engine, power train, hydraulic, electrical and electronic control theory and design. This program is taught by an ASE-certified master truck technician and is fully certified by ASE. Students will get lots of hands-on experience on many systems related to diesel truck, automotive, marine and off-road equipment

Students in this program will learn:

  • Fuel injection pumps
  • Engine timing
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clutches
  • Air breaks and break components
  • DOT inspection

College Connection

Diesel Power Tech Program Higher Education Options

Two-year technical degree in heavy equipment technology. Four-year professional degree in mechanical or automotive engineering.

Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:

Career Resources

Diesel Power Tech Program Career Options

Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:

  • Air Conditioning Technician
  • Brake Specialist
  • Diesel Technician
  • Equipment Operator
  • Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Marine Technician
  • Parts Counter Person

Diesel Power Tech Program Industry Credentials

  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) (4 Student Tests, 3 credits each, 12 total credits)
  • Fork Lift/Man Lift (1 credit each)

Diesel Power Tech Program Industry Organization

SkillsUSA Ohio

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Diesel Power Tech Program Class Gallery

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Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Mr. Michael Stanko, President
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Vice-president
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, Board Member

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