Medium-Heavy Diesel Service Technician

SuperTech coversDescription:
Students in this major will learn skills needed to be able to cover the diagnosis and repair of the modern diesel truck. They will cover safety, tools, and equipment operation for the repair industry; learn about electrical theory, electrical system repairs, brake systems, engine repair, climate control system, steering/suspension systems and the drive train. Students will cover Engine Performance and Drivability diagnosis using diagnostic tools to determine necessary action. Students will learn how to test and replace the components of all of these systems. In addition, students will learn about the preventative maintenance inspection and service procedures, regulations, and documentation. This program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) in all 8 areas: Brakes, Steering & suspension, Drivetrain, HVAC, Electrical/electronics, Preventive maintenance, Diesel engines, and Hydraulics.
Visit the diesel program at: www.matcdiesel.webs.com

Hours:
Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Medium/Heavy Diesel Service Technician
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  1050/39
Normal Completion Time:  39 weeks for full-time status

Career Opportunities:
Heavy Equipment Technician
Diesel Truck/Auto Technician
Farm Equipment Technician
Diesel Parts Sales

For more information on occupations go to www.onetonline.org.

Application Process:
High school students see home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor 405-449-3391

Average Salary:
$15,392-$37,440

Accreditation:
OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)

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