NWCCD 2024-2025 Catalog 
    Jun 12, 2024  
NWCCD 2024-2025 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.

Program Outcomes
  1. Perform diagnostic procedures used in the construction, mining, agricultural, and trucking industry to effectively troubleshoot and repair diesel powered vehicles.

  2. Communicate effectively with customers and shop personnel.

  3. Apply appropriate Diesel workplace skills.

  4. Perform safe working practices in the work place.

  5. Apply critical thinking skills for the mechanical field.

Coursework must be completed with a C or better.

Required Course of Study: 

Spring Semester - Total Credit Hours: 17

Total Certificate Credit Hours: 34-36

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