The Diesel Powered Equipment Technology Program provides students with practical experience in the repair and maintenance of diesel engines, fuel systems, electrical systems, clutch and transmissions, hydraulics, drive-lines, axles, frame suspension, and diesel truck and tractor steering. Students receive instruction in diagnosing trouble and engine analysis. The fuel injection lab allows students to work on actual diesel vehicles.
Classes meet from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Friday. A full-time training program is also offered in the evening.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
|Class Type||Day, Night|
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426 Highway 91 North
Elizabethton, TN 37643
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul buses and trucks, or maintain and repair any type of diesel engines. Includes mechanics working primarily with automobile or marine diesel engines.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 7,720
Current job openings per year: 780