Medium - Heavy Duty Bus and Truck Technology PSAV Curriculum

PSAV - Medium and Heavy Duty Bus and Truck Technology

This curriculum is from the current college catalog and is meant to provide prospective students an example of courses taken in this degree/certificate.  It is not intended to be used for graduation requirements. Students should consult an advisor for graduation information.

VOC - Med Heavy Duty Bus & Truck Technology 
VOC.DIESEL.MECH   (1800 Clock Hours)

This program provides entry level skills in heavy truck service and systems operation. The topics covered include shop safety, OSHA rules, applied math and science principles, identification and proper use of shop tools and equipment, heavy truck component identification, use of electronic service information, proper use of measuring tools, EPA rules on hazardous waste handling and disposal. Instruction will consist of classroom and laboratory activities designed to meet industry standards and safety.

Program Requirements
Clock hr. Voc. cr.
DIM 0101 Diesel Engine Mechanic Technician Helper 150 hr.  5 cr.
DIM 0102 Diesel Electrical and Electronics Technician  300 hr.  10 cr.
DIM 0103 Diesel Engine Preventative Maintenance Technician  150 hr.  5 cr.
DIM 0104 Diesel Engine Technician  300 hr.  10 cr.
DIM 0105 Diesel Brakes Technician  300 hr.  10 cr.
DIM 0106 Diesel Heating and A/C Technician 150 hr. 5 cr.
DIM 0107 Diesel Steering and Suspension Technician  150 hr.  5 cr.
DIM 0108 Diesel Drivetrain Technician  150 hr.  5 cr.
DIM 0109 Diesel Hydraulics Technician  150 hr.  5 cr.
DIM 0940 Diesel Internship Technician  300 hr.  10 cr. 

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