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Diesel Mechanics Brcohure

CAREER OPTIONS

Bus Mechanic, Diesel Mechanic, Diesel Technician, Fleet Mechanic, General Repair Mechanic, Mechanic, Service Technician, Trailer Mechanic, Transit Mechanic, Truck Mechanic

PAY POTENTIAL

Median wages (2016)$21.72 hourly, $45,170 annual Projected growth (2014-2024) Faster than average (9% to 13%) Faster than average (9% to 13%) *Source: O-Net

Diesel Technology Student

Learn the skills needed to pursue a career in hydraulics, pneumatics, transportation electrical systems, and diesel engine maintenance and repair.

Acquire the knowledge and skills needed for a career in this growing industry.

Courses of Study

  • Diagnostic and Repair Techniques

  • Preventive Maintenance of Diesel and Gas Engines

  • Engine Tear Down and Rebuilding

  • Exhaust, Cooling, Lubrication, Electrical, and Electronic Systems

Industry Certifications

  • Brakes

  • Diesel Engines

  • Electrical Electronic Systems

  • Preventive Maintenance Inspection

  • Suspension and Steering

Class Requirements

Students are responsible for:

  • Protective shoes

  • Safety glasses