Diesel Technology (A.A.S.)

Student Learning Outcomes


  • Demonstrate a depth of knowledge and a proficiency of skill using equipment while working within the following topics outlined by AED standards:
    • Safety concerns and administrative structure of the workplace
    • Electronic/electrical systems
    • Hydraulic/hydrostatic systems
    • Power trains
    • Diesel engines
    • Air conditioning/heating
  • Understand the principles of operation of various equipment systems along with advanced technology applications using GPS technology and integrated grade control.
  • Work effectively in an equipment dealership by knowing the functions and procedures of service, sales and parts departments.
  • Adapt to the needs of the employers who need people that can think critically, manage their time effectively, communicate confidently, problem solve u sing logic and/or mathematical reasoning, and appreciate the diversity of their surroundings including customers, co-workers, and the environment.