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Diesel Technology

Under the guidance of professional staff, students will:

  • Learn how to use various hand and measurement tools used in the industry.
  • Perform mechanical repairs and maintenance on fleet vehicles.
  • Use state-of-the-art technologies in our nationally certified ASE program.

 

 


             


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Units of Study

  • Orientation & Safety
  • Tools & Fasteners
  • Suspension & Steering
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Brake System
  • Diesel Engines
  • Air Intake & Exhaust Systems
  • Cooling Systems
  • Fuel System
  • Electrical / Electronic System
  • Drive Line

Certifications

Diesel Technology students earn the following certifications in high school:

  • PA State Safety Inspection
  • PA State Emission Inspection
  • OSHA CareerSafe
  • Safety & Pollution Prevention
  • EPA Refrigerant
  • Automotive Service Excellence

College Articulation

  • Bucks County Community College
  • Johnson College

Industry Salary Ranges

  • Farm Equipment Mechanic: $23,870 - $56,470
  • Bus & Truck Mechanic: $28,680 - $66,940
  • Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanic: $32,160 - $71,570

Career Opportunities

  • Diesel Technician
  • Truck Technician
  • Service Manager
  • Construction Equipment Technician
  • Parts Manager 

Program Costs

  • Uniform: $80
  • Skid Resistant Shoes: $35
  • Certifications: $40 

Instructor:  Greg Masters
Email: gmasters@ubtech.org
Phone: 215-795-2911 x228