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Trade & Industrial Education
Introduction and Orientation to Diesel Technology (NATEF aligned)
This course will cover the basic personal and shop safety used in the industry, this will also include hazardous material handling and storage. In this course the student will learn to identify, use and care for hand and power tools commonly found in the diesel repair industry. In this course the student will cover the basic scope of the Diesel industry and the basic components and systems found within this industry. The student will learn vehicle identification and how to look up service information using several different sources. Student will cover basic movement and parking procedures of vehicles and equipment. Students will learn about the history of the industry and explore opportunities in careers and employment in dealerships and independent shops, from maintenance to major overhaul. Also, student will learn basic measuring instruments used in vehicle service and diagnosis, as well as communication skills used throughout the medium/heavy truck service industry.
John Day
National Automotive Technician Education Foundation
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Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Medium/Heavy Diesel Truck Repair Medium/Heavy Diesel Truck Technician - NATEF Aligned