Diesel Power Tech

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 covers the 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 gain hands-on experience with many systems related to a diesel truck, automotive, marine and off-road equipment

Students in this program will learn:

  • Diagnostics and Repair
  • Suspension and Steering
  • Engine Service and Drive Train
  • Electrical and Braking Systems
  • Air Conditioning and Heating Systems

College Connection

Diesel Power Tech Higher Education Options

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