The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
This program is a Skills Certificate
Along the way toward completing the 2-year Diesel Technology career certificate, students have the opportunity to earn Skills Certificates.
The Diesel Power Train (T3) Skills Certificate trains students in theory, design, operation, troubleshoot and maintenance of heavy duty power train and prepares students to pass the T3 Drive Train Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certifications Exams.
Students who complete this certificate are prepared to enter the diesel trade as an apprentice level technician specializing in power train maintenance.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this certificate, the student will be able to:
- Inspect, evaluate and repair heavy duty drive train components, including clutches, transmissions, drive lines and rear axle assemblies using appropriate shop skills.