Keep society moving in Diesel Technology! Students are provided experience in maintaining and repairing heavy semi-trucks and industrial equipment as Central Ohio continues to develop as a major transportation and distribution hub. Students learn about, and work with, air and hydraulic brakes, engine components, engine tear-down, rebuilding and repairing, transmission components and air flow systems of diesel, industrial, commercial and agriculture equipment.
Successful career options include: diesel service technician, agriculture and industrial power equipment technician, services foreman or manager, or advanced electronic diagnostic technician
Students will learn:
- Problem diagnosis
- Engine and transmission work
- Disassemble and reassemble equipment
- Inspect brakes, steering, fuel and air systems
Below are the career-technical classes offered during this two-year program. Students may also choose to add electives to their schedule.
Truck Diesel Engines
Truck Braking, Suspension, and Steering Systems
Ground Transportation Engine and Power Train
Ground Transportation Electrical/Electronics
Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
Clark State Community College
University of Northwestern Ohio
Universal Technical Institute (UTI)
*Partnerships continue to evolve. Talk to the instructor for the most up-to-date partnerships and credit options.
$37,500 (Starting Technician)
$100,000 (Experienced Technician)
$63,000 (Hydraulic Engineer)