Certificate in Medium and Heavy-Duty Truck Service, Diagnosis, and Repair Master Technician

Upon completion of the required courses, students will receive the Medium and Heavy-Duty Truck Master Technician Certificate. This certificate requires the completion of the courses required for the Diesel Engine Service, Diagnosis and Repair Technician Certificate and the more advanced truck system courses including hydraulics, truck chassis, drivetrain and HVAC courses which provide the training needed to service, diagnose and repair the truck systems specifically found on on-highway trucks. Students completing this certificate will be prepared to work as entry-level technicians in the on-highway truck industry.

Required courses:
Diesel Engine Service, Diagnosis and Repair Technician Certificate of Achievement26
MTRK 160Medium and Heavy Truck Hydraulics3.5
MTRK 163Medium and Heavy Truck Drivetrain Service, Diagnosis, and Repair7
MTRK 164Medium and Heavy Truck Chassis Service, Diagnosis and Repair6
MTRK 167Medium and Heavy Truck HVAC Service, Diagnosis & Repair3
Select at least two (2) to four (4) units from the following:
Automotive Service and Repair Work Experience A1
Automotive Service and Repair Work Experience B2
Automotive Service and Repair Work Experience C3
Automotive Service and Repair Work Experience D4
Cooperative Education1
Cooperative Education2
Cooperative Education3
Cooperative Education4
Cooperative Education1
Cooperative Education2
Cooperative Education3
Cooperative Education4
Total Units47.5-49.5

Certificate of Achievement Level Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the Medium and Heavy Diesel Truck Service, Diagnosis and Repair Technician Certificate of Achievement will:
 

1. Be able to explain the theory and operation of heavy truck chassis systems, drivetrain and heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems.

2. Demonstrate safety procedures when working on heavy duty trucks.

3. Demonstrate effective communication to owners and operators of heavy duty trucks the required maintenance and repairs needed.

4. Demonstrate a thorough understanding of workplace expectations and apply proper troubleshooting techniques to diagnose and repair heavy duty truck systems.