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DIESEL TECHNOLOGY

Two year program - Dual enrolled with Rappahannock Community College

Students learn shop procedures, electrical systems, power trains, hydraulics & pneumatics, air brakes, fuel systems, & diesel engine reconditioning

POSSIBLE CAREERS - Diesel Mechanic, Service manager, Diesel Technician

DIESEL TECHNOLOGY I - 11th Grade

STUDY - Operation of diesel engines, brakes, suspension & steering systems, and welding fundamentals

Earn 3 high school credits & 15 college credits

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE

  • 8613 Diesel Equipment Technology I

COLLEGE COURSES

  • WEL 120 - Fundamentals of Welding

  • DSL 126- Diesel Engine Reconditioning

  • DSL 150 - Mobile Hydraulics & Pneumatics

  • DSL 152 - Diesel Power Trains, Chassis, & Suspension

VCCS REQUIREMENTS

  • 2.7 GPA

  • Place into ENF 3 on the English Virginia Placement Test

  • Pass unit 1 of the Math Virginia Placement Test

DIESEL TECHNOLOGY II - 12th Grade

STUDY - Diagnosis & adjustment of medium & heavy duty diesel trucks & equipment, electrical/electronic systems

Opportunity for Youth Registered Apprenticeship

Earn 3 high school credits & 12 college credits

COLLEGE CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE

    • Diesel Technician

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS

    • ASE Entry-Level Medium/Heavy Truck

      • Brakes

      • Diesel Engines

      • Electrical/Electronic Systems

      • Inspection Maintenance & Minor Repair

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE

  • 8614 Diesel Equipment Technology II

COLLEGE COURSES

  • DSL 143- Diesel Truck Electrical Systems

  • DSL 131 - Diesel Fuel Systems & Tune-Up

  • DSL 176 - Transportation Air Conditioning

  • DSL 160 - Air Brakes Systems

  • DSL 197 - Cooperative Education in Diesel Mechanics Technology

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