2020-2021 Catalog

Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician (DTM1) Certificate

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Program Description:

The Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician certificate program provides training in the essential knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary for employment as a maintenance technician on semi-trucks, trailers or other diesel equipment. The topics covered include diesel shop safety, tools and equipment, preventive maintenance procedures, truck brake systems, and truck drive trains. 

Education Requirements: High School diploma or GED® is not required to enter or graduate from the program.

Required Courses (23 Credit Hours)

DIET 1000Introduction to Diesel Technology, Tools, and Safety

3

 

DIET 1010Diesel Electrical and Electronic Systems

7

OR

DIET 1011Diesel Electrical and Electronic Systems I

4

AND

DIET 1012Diesel Electrical and Electronic Systems II

3

 

DIET 1020Preventive Maintenance

5

DIET 2010Truck Brake Systems

4

DIET 2020Truck Drivetrains

4

Total Credit Hours: 23 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation