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.
Along the way toward completing the 2-year Diesel Technology career certificate, students have the opportunity to earn Skills Certificates.
The Diesel and Heavy Duty Engine (T1 and T2) Certificate trains students in theory, design, operation, troubleshoot and overhaul of internal combustion engines and prepares students to pass the T1 and T2 Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Engine Repair Certifications Exams.
Students who complete this certificate are prepared to enter the diesel trade as an apprentice level technician specializing in engine repairs.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this certificate, the student will be able to:
- Diagnose and repair a heavy duty diesel engine and modern diesel engine fuel system.