Diesel Technology

DIESEL TECHNOLOGY I Course No. 8613truckdiesel


2 years – 6 credits

Offered through the Advanced Career Education (ACE) Center at Hermitage

State Course Title: Diesel Equipment Technology I

State Course Title: Diesel Equipment Technology II

Students prepare to apply technical knowledge and skills in the field of maintenance and overhaul of such equipment. Includes instruction in inspection, maintenance, and repair of tracks, wheels, brakes, operating controls, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, electrical/electronics circuitry, and engines. These courses are based on the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) task list. Work ethics and productivity are an integral part of the classroom and lab activities of these courses.

Students can be certified in the folowing areas:

  • Workplace Readiness
  • Brakes
  • Diesel Engines
  • Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • Suspension and Steering

For questions please contact the Pre-Engineering and Industrial Careers, Agricultural Education, and JROTC Specialist at their page.

Please see your counselor or instructor if you have questions. Click here for more information on this program.

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