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Heavy/Medium Duty Diesel Truck Technology Certificate

This certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions for the repair and maintenance of diesel engines in trucks, locomotives, heavy vehicles, and mobile heavy-duty equipment.

Students will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to repair and maintain diesel engines in trucks, buses, locomotives, heavy vehicles, and mobile heavy-duty equipment.

Students working for certificates must have a basic knowledge of arithmetic, reading and writing in order to learn and work in the occupations they select.

REQUIRED COURSES: Units
CIT101 Introduction to Computer Literacy 3
DIESEL019 Heavy-Duty Truck Electrical Systems 4
DIESEL021 Heavy-Duty Diesel Engines 4
DIESEL022 Heavy-Duty Truck Brakes 4
DIESEL023 Heavy-Duty Truck Suspension and Steering 4
DIESEL024 Advanced Heavy-Duty Diesel Engines 4
DIESEL026 Computer Controlled Diesel Engines 4
DIESEL028 Heavy-Duty Truck Systems 4
ENGL914 Basic Writing 4
  or
Eligibility for ENGL 015 as determined by the SBVC assessment process 0 - 4
MATH942 Arithmetic 3
  or
Eligibility for MATH 952 as determined by the SBVC assessment process 0 - 4
 
RECOMMENDED COURSE: Units
WELD010 Introduction to Welding 2
 
Total Units 33 - 41

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