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Diesel Technology


Get the skills to repair today’s advanced diesel engines with ASUN’s Diesel Technology program.  We take pride in training our students on leading-edge diesel technology, by repairing trucks just as they would while working in the trucking industry.  

Some employers that have hired our students include Heartland Equipment Inc., Truck Centers of Arkansas, Greenway Equipment, George Kell Motors, City of Augusta, Bill Davis Trucking, MCI Trucking and MHC Kenworth.

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Work with your hands and start your career now with our Diesel Technology program.

Diesel Technology
Technical Certificate

Length of Program: 9 months

Total Program Cost: $6,747

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Campus Availability: Newport

Course Availability: Fall & Spring



ENG 1203 Workplace Essentials
MATH 1013 Mathematical Apps.
DT 1003 Service and Maintenance
DT 1022 Trailer Suspension/Brakes
DT 1032 Brakes/ABS
DT 1041 Intro to Hydraulics
DT 1153 Electrical Problem Solving
DT 1203 Diesel Engines
DT 1303 Diesel Fuel Systems
DT 1412 Chassis and Steering
DT 1512-1522 App Lab 1,2
DT 1543 Heavy Duty Transmissions
DT 1531 HVAC Service and Diagnostics
TECH 1002 Introduction to Welding
DTI 1107 Commercial Driver Training

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