Diesel & Equipment Technology

About Diesel & Equipment Technology

Learn all aspects of the heavy equipment that the construction, trucking, agricultural and material handling industries rely on. Understand the engine, hydraulic, power train and electrical systems that make this equipment operate effectively. Use the tools and repair equipment the professionals do as you learn to service, repair and rebuild vehicle components.

Program Features

  • Start, operate and troubleshoot a wide variety of heavy equipment
  • Learn useful welding techniques
  • Rebuild both light and heavy duty engines and use specialized testing equipment

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Program Content

Our Diesel & Heavy Equipment Program is a 2 year program where students learn operations and engines both years. Students will also learn welding, preventative maintenance, hydraulics and electrical during the 2 years of the program.

Picture of student removing push rods from the engine he is working on during the disassembling process. 2 students posing for picture during operation of our Case 485 Tractor.

Program Highlights

Earn Industry Certifications Prepare for SP2 Mechanical Safety, SP2 Hazardous Material Safety and State Mechanics Tests
Explore the Heavy Equipment Industry Understand diesel engines, hydraulic systems, power trains and electrical systems that run the construction, trucking and agricultural industries
Earn College Credit Articulated credit with local colleges is available to eligible students who complete this program. Talk with your school counselor and instructor for more details.

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