The Diesel Off-Highway Certificate program is designed to introduce a student to the field of heavy-duty off-highway diesel technology applications. Students will learn to work on a variety of heavy equipment systems. Successful completion of the certificate will prepare a student for a career as an entry-level Diesel Technician troubleshooting and repairing medium/heavy duty off-highway equipment for a fleet, or dealer, or construction company. A student can start the degree program in any semester.
A student can start the degree program in any semester. It is advised, but not required, that students take either ENGL-1210 or MATH-1170 in the summer term prior to starting the Diesel Technology Program.
A grade of ‘C’ or better is required in all courses to receive the degree. Co-requisite classes must be taken together. Attendance is 25 percent of the final grade.