Heavy Equipment: Truck & Diesel Technician - AOS Degree

TYPICAL FOUR-SEMESTER PROGRAM

First

AUTO

1224

Welding

4

AUTO

1245

Basic Truck Electronics & Component Overhaul

5

AUTO

1219

Truck Brakes, Steering & Suspension Systems

9

 

 

 

18

Second

AUTO

1239

Inspection, Maintenance, Air Conditioning, Cooling & Heating

9

AUTO

2169

Truck Gasoline Engine Tune-Up, Electrical Engine Controls & Electrical Diagnosis

9

 

 

 

18

Third

AUTO

3609

Heavy Duty Drive Train

9

AUTO

3649

Diesel Engine Service

9

 

 

 

18

Fourth

AUTO

3623

Air Brake Service

3

AUTO

4363

Heavy Duty Electrical/Hydraulic Specialties

3

AUTO

4669

Diesel Fuel System Service

9

AUTO

2503

Preventive Maintenance for Heavy Truck & Diesel

3

 

 

 

18

Continuing Students:

Students successfully completing the heavy equipment: truck & diesel technician program receive first priority for space if they wish a third year (senior year) in automotive service technician. They may be admitted to autobody repair with the department chair’s approval.

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

A student must successfully complete all courses in the prescribed four-semester program and earn a minimum cumulative index of 2.0, which is equivalent to a “C” average.