Certified Truck and Diesel Technician

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900 CLOCK HOUR PROGRAM | 30 Weeks Full-Time | 50 Weeks Part-Time 
 
EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE:
This program is designed for individuals who seek to prepare themselves in five areas of ASE certification and to begin an entry-level career as a diesel technician, parts counter person or service advisor. The instructional plan sets high student and professional training expectations to achieve student outcomes that support the objective of the School. The program provides the theoretical knowledge and practical “real world” skills necessary to effectively service the latest vehicles and ensure customer satisfaction. The objective is to provide the graduate with the level of knowledge and skills necessary to correctly test, diagnose, repair and adjust as necessary the components in the areas of diesel engines, brakes, steering & suspension, electrical/electronic systems and preventative maintenance inspection. Upon completing all requirements of the programs, graduates will be qualified to perform specialized diagnostic tasks and effectively service and repair these systems.
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US Depart of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification Code for Certified Automotive Technician : 49-2096.00

 

CLASS SCHEDULE:

Full-Time Begins Breaks Ends
Mon – Thurs 8:00 am 9:15 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
1:15 pm  - 1:30 pm
3:15 pm
Mon – Thurs 6:00 pm 8:40 pm - 9:00 pm 10:25 pm
 
COURSE SCHEDULE:
COURSE PREREQUISITES TITLE HOURS
    DIESEL ENGINES AND PMI  
AD431   Performance Fundamentals* 90
TD332
AD431
Diesel Engines
90
TD333
TD332
Diesel Fuel Systems
90
TD334
TD332
Diesel Engine Accessories
90 
    BRAKES AND STEERING & SUSPENSION AND PMI  
TD341   Heavy Duty Steering & Suspension* 90
TD342
TD341
Heavy Duty Braking Systems*
90
TD343
TD342
Advanced Heavy Duty Undercarriage
90
    ELECTRICAL/ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS  
AD451   Electrical Foundations* 90
AD452
AD451
Electrical/Electronic Systems
90
AD453
AD452
Advanced Electrical/Electronic Systems
90 
       
    TOTAL 900

 

*May be offered in any sequence.  Class starts are subject to change.