Diesel Truck Maintenance Technician Workforce Certificate

The Diesel Technician Certificate has been deactivated as of Summer 2014.

The Diesel Technician Certificate is a non-credit Fast Track program offered at LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu.

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Program Description

Students will learn the basic principles of diesel engines and systems, as well as the skills needed to be a diesel technician, including the repair, disassembly, identification, evaluation, and reassembly of diesel engines.

Program Plan

Course Number Title Contact Hours
DEMRC 2100000 Shop Safety and Tools, Introduction 40
DEMRC 2102901 Preventative Maintenance 80
DEMRC 2101000 Diesel Engine Testing and Repair I 80
DEMRC 2102700 Tractor Trailer Service and Repair 80

TOTAL Contact Hours for Diesel Technician Certificate:


  1. Median Wage information obtained from the Texas Workforce Commission and the U.S. Department of Labor for 2009 (most recent data available).
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