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What will I learn?

The Diesel/Heavy Equipment program prepares students to enter the workforce as technicians to maintain, diagnose, and repair heavy equipment. The program focuses both on over the road trucks as well as diesel powered heavy equipment typically used in the construction industry. Students will learn diesel engine and propulsion systems, fuel management systems, related accessory components, hydraulics, and HVAC. All students will be prepared to take ASE certification exams at the completion of the appropriate course.

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Prepare for employment in the Diesel Technology Industry as a Certified Technician.
  • Prepare to take the following ASE/NATEF certification exams: ASE T2, ASE T3, ASE T4, ASE T5, ASE T6, ASE T7.
  • Prepare for the IMACA refrigerant handling certification.
  • Pass the SP2 safety and pollution prevention certification.

Which department am I in?

School of Advanced and Applied Technologies

Study options

Full Time (62 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$10,800.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 November 2021

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

Mesquite Center

140 N. Yucca Street,

MESQUITE,

Nevada,

89027, United States

Full Time (62 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$10,800.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 November 2021

Start date

18 January 2022

Venue

Summerlin Center

333 Pavilion Center Drive,

LAS VEGAS,

Nevada,

89144, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Students are required to have international qualification equivalent to U.S. High School. English Proficiency Admission Requirements: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 61 iBT; TOEFL paper based: 500.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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