Campus: Scott Community College
Diesel Technology is a two-year program admitting students in the Fall and Spring semester every year. Students are prepared to diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul buses and trucks, and maintain and repair any type of diesel engines. Program graduates will have a working knowledge of hydraulic systems, and computers, and good electrical troubleshooting skills.
The program curriculum is written to ASE standards and graduates are prepared to pass ASE certification exams in the following seven areas: Brakes, Diesel Engines, Suspension and Steering, Drive Train, Electrical/Electronics Systems, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning, and Preventive Maintenance Inspection.
The Diesel Technology program has achieved certification from the ASE Education Foundation.