Diesel Technology

The Diesel Technology program at CV Tech is a NATEF aligned program that will prepare students for a

career in the diesel maintenance and repair industry. The emphasis of the program is heavy-duty,

over-the-road trucks and equipment. Students will learn to service and repair diesel engines, powertrain

components, fuel and electrical systems, air brake systems, and cab air conditioning.

Commercial Truck Technician – NATEF Aligned, OCAS 9912/9913

Introduction and Orientation to Diesel Technology45 
Medium/Heavy Truck Steering and Suspension90 
Medium/Heavy Truck Brakes105 
Preventive Maintenance105 
Medium/Heavy Diesel Truck Drivetrain45 
Diesel Electrical / Electronics220 
Medium/Heavy Diesel Truck Heating and Air Conditioning Introduction90 
Introduction to Engines and Diesel Technology35 
Diesel Engine Systems195 
Employment Readiness30 
Total Clock Hours960 

Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Certified Program

High School Students

Attend either AM or PM schedule


Adult Students

Part-time | Full-time

Approximate Completion Time: 2-yr part-time; 1-yr full-time

El Reno Campus
Hours: Monday – Friday
    Option 1: 8:25 – 11:15 a.m.
    Option 2: 12:30 – 3:15 p.m.
    Option 3: 8:25 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. (full-time option – if space is available)


Kristi Stephens

  • Diesel Technician

  • Hydraulic Equipment Technician

  • Diesel Drive Hydraulic Technician

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Turn Your Certification into a Degree

Canadian Valley Technology Center partners with Redlands Community College to earn credit toward an Associate of Applied Science. Select CV Tech program completers qualify; ask a CV Tech counselor for more information.

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