DIESEL TECHNOLOGY

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.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Work on engines and transmissions

  • Tear down and rebuild a variety of engines

  • Learn engine performance and maintenance

  • Disassemble and reassemble equipment.

  • Understand how to inspect brakes, steering, fuel, and air systems.

  • Troubleshoot problems and fix the issues.

YOUR COURSES

Year One 

  • Diesel Truck Engines

  • Truck Braking, Suspension, and Steering Systems

Year Two 

  • Ground Transportation and Maintenance

  • Ground Transportation Electrical/Electronics

  • Diesel Capstone

YOUR PATHWAY TO SUCCESS

Whatever your pathway, whether it's employment, enrollment, or enlistment, the Diesel Technology program will provide you the opportunities to reach your goals through valued industry certifications, exposure to our college partners, and taking advantage of our Work-Based Learning program. Several of our graduates go on to become technicians, shop managers and owners, agriculture or industrial power technicians, or hydraulic engineers.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)

  • 10-Hour OSHA

  • CPR/First Aid

COLLEGE PARTNERS

  • Clark State College

  • University of Northwestern Ohio

  • Universal Technical Institute (UTI)

  • Lincoln Tech

INSTRUCTOR

Bob Alig
balig@ohiohipoint.com
937-599-3010 ext. 1378

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