Diesel Mechanics Technology Program

Diesel Mechanics Occupations

The Diesel Equipment Technology concentration focuses on careers that will build a knowledge base and technical skills in all aspects of the Diesel Equipment Technology Industry. Students will have the opportunity to acquire hours towards industry ASE/NATEF certification and be exposed to develop positive work ethics.

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Subjects

Course Subjects

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Fundamentals of Diesel Equipment Technology

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Preventative Maintenance

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Electronic Engine Control

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Diesel Engine Components

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Electronic Systems

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Diesel Support Systems

Course Information

Program Information

1 1751T * Fundamentals of Diesel Equipment Technology

Fundamentals of Diesel Equipment Technology (1 credit) – This course introduces the student to the knowledge base and technical skills as they relate to the field of Fundamentals of Diesel Technology. In the Fundamentals of Diesel Equipment Technology class areas of study include personal and shop safety, career opportunities in the diesel technology industry, the proper use of hand and power tools, basic oxyacetylene cutting, electrical welding, and basic shop etiquette.

2 1745T * Preventative Maintenance
3 1744T * Electronic Engine Control

Electronic Engine Controls (1 credit): This course introduces the student to the knowledge base and technical skills for concepts in diesel electronic engine controls. Areas of study include electronic control modules, electronic fuel injection, and electronic control test equipment.

4 1741T * Diesel Engine Components

Diesel Engine Components (1 credit): This course introduces the student to the knowledge base and technical skills as they relate to the field of Diesel Equipment Technology. In the Diesel Engine Components class areas of study include basic engine components, primary functions, service, inspection, and assembly procedures.

5 1742T * Electronic Systems
6 1747T * Diesel Support Systems

Diesel Support Systems (1 credit): This course introduces the student to the knowledge base and technical skills as they relate to Diesel Support Systems. In the Diesel Support Systems class areas of study include areas such as lubricating and cooling systems, air intake and exhaust systems, starting and charging systems, engine retarders, fuel systems, and governor operation.

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What Our Students Say

I wanted to follow in my father’s footsteps and become a diesel mechanic, and with the help of my dad and this program, I am more than happy with my career.

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Jacob McCallister

Diesel Mechanics Program

Everyone said I couldn’t be a diesel mechanic because I’m a girl. After passing the program at JDRCC, I proved everybody wrong and currently work 40+ hours a week as a diesel mechanic.  

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Jackie Singler

Diesel Mechanics Program 

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