The Diesel Powered Equipment Technology program provides practical experience in the repair and maintenance of diesel powered equipment. Students receive instruction in troubleshooting, engine analysis, disassembling engines replacing defective parts, reassembling, etc. The program mission is to provide technical instructional and skill development to enable students to enter employment in truck, construction, agricultural equipment, and other related fields as technicians.
|Time Commitment||Full Time, Part Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
2010 Brewer Road
Dyersburg, TN 38024
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul buses and trucks, or maintain and repair any type of diesel engines. Includes mechanics working primarily with automobile or marine diesel engines.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 7,720
Current job openings per year: 780