Diesel Technology

The Diesel Technology program is NATEF (National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation) certified in two areas of diesel repair; Preventive Maintenance Inspection and Diesel Engine Diagnosis and Repair. This two year program is designed to equip students with entry level skills in the repair and maintenance of medium and heavy duty trucks, heavy equipment and agricultural machinery. Hands-on-training is used to supplement the complete learning experience in Diesel Technology. Safety is a major component of class and is stressed and practiced throughout the year. Additional topics include welding, hydraulic diagnosis and repair, and electrical system repair, ranging from basic to intermediate and will assist the technician in the diagnosis and repair of modern day vehicle control systems. Overall, the Diesel Technology program is an excellent preparation opportunity for those students interested in continuing their education in this rapidly growing and exciting career field.