Diesel Technology Students

Diesel Technology


Gain the tools needed to excel as a Diesel Technician.  A career in this field offers relatively high wages and the challenge of skilled repair work. With a "today's technology" approach, we teach students based off what today's OEM's are looking for, what today's technology is, what tomorrows technology will be, and what that means to be a successful, skilled technician, ready to step into the industry at graduation with confidence...Employers are waiting for qualified techs to apply…are you one of them?

The Diesel Technology certificate is comprised of the following modules. Each module may be an exit point. Completion of the full Capstone Certificate is recommended for meaningful employment.

  • Heavy Duty Diesel Electrical & HVAC
  • Heavy Duty Diesel Power Trains
  • Heavy Duty Diesel Chassis
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Heavy Duty Brakes
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Intro to CDL & Welding
  • Hydraulics
  • Drive Trains
  • Engines
  • Engine Management Systems
  • Heavy Duty HVAC
  • Electrical Systems
  • Capstone Certificate Diesel Technologies

Additional Information

Application Fee

Graduation Fee

Tuition & Fees


Program Start Dates
March 1, May 1, 2017

Classroom Availability
M - TH 8:00 - 11:00 am/12 - 3:15 pm (Fall)
M - TH 7:15 - 11:30 am/12 - 3:15 pm (Summer)

Program Length
1400 Hours

Red Rock Facility

Milan Tripp

Milan Tripp

Milan comes to DXATC having worked 15 years with Freightliner, 10 years as a journeyman technician and 5 years as a service manager. He is Freightliner, Detroit Diesel, and Cummins certified. He is currently working on his Bachelor's degree.

Office Hours:  
M-TH 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

  • Submit
    College Application Form with $40 application fee to Student Services.
  • Enroll
    with Academic Advisor or Program Facilitator
  • Register
    Successful candidates register for class
  • Show Up
    Learn everything you need!
  • Succeed!
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