The DIESEL SERVICE TECHNOLOGY at South Plains College program is designed to train the student to service diesel powered trucks, farm tractors, buses and construction equipment. 

Specific areas of training include:

  • major engine overhaul

  • transmission overhaul

  • rear axle assembly and drive line overhaul

  • steering gear and linkage overhaul

  • fuel injection systems overhaul

  • hydraulic system overhaul

  • overhaul or replacement of auxiliary equipment such as starters, generators, alternators, switches, regulators, and other miscellaneous items, including troubleshooting procedures and shop management procedures.

The curriculum meets all the requirements for the Associate of Applied Science degree.  An optional plan for the Certificate of Proficiency is also offered.

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The Diesel Technology Heavy Equipment program is accredited by the AED foundation.

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