NWCCD 2016-17 Catalog 
    Jul 13, 2024  
NWCCD 2016-17 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

Diesel Technology Certificate

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The Diesel Technology Program prepares students for entry-level positions in the mechanic field.  In addition to gaining an overall understanding of diesel engines, students develop skills in the areas of fuel systems, electrical systems, electronic controls and drive trains.

Diesel Technology Certificate Program Outcomes

  • Perform diagnostic procedures used in the construction, mining, agricultural, and trucking industry to effectively troubleshoot and repair diesel powered vehicles.
  • Communicate effectively with customers and shop personnel.
  • Apply appropriate Diesel workplace skills.
  • Perform safe working practices in the work place.
  • Apply critical thinking skills for the mechanical field.

Required Course of Study for Certificate of Completion

Total Certificate Credit Hours: 36


Additional materials must be submitted before acceptance into the diesel program at Sheridan.  Please call the admissions office at 307-674-6446, ext. 2000, for details.

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