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Diesel Technology Course Descriptions
A study of shop safety, rules, basic shop tools, and test equipment.
An introduction to the basic principles of diesel engines and systems.
Basic principles of brake systems of diesel powered equipment. Emphasis on maintenance, repairs, and troubleshooting.
Basic principles of electrical systems of diesel powered equipment with emphasis on starters, alternators, and batteries.
An introduction to testing and repairing diesel engines including related systems and specialized tools.
Fundamentals repair and theory of power trains including clutches, transmissions, drive shafts, and differentials. Emphasis on inspection and repair
An in-depth coverage of disassembly, repair, identification, evaluation, and reassembly of diesel engines.
Introduction to heating, ventilation, and air conditioning theory, testing, and repair. Emphasis on refrigerant reclamation, safety procedures, specialized tools, and repairs.
Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.
Advanced concepts and skills required for tune-up and troubleshooting procedures of diesel engines. Emphasis on the science of diagnostics with a common sense approach.
Continuation of Diesel Engine Testing and Repair I. Coverage of testing and repairing diesel engines including related systems and specialized tools.
Advanced skills in diagnostic and programming techniques of electronic control systems.