Diesel Technicians use a variety of skills to prepare, diagnose, repair and maintain diesel engines. To keep engines running smoothly, a Diesel Technician uses test equipment to evaluate and troubleshoot running engines. In addition to engines, Diesel Technicians also need comprehensive knowledge of electrical systems, transmissions and air conditioning.

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Meet Our Instructors

Merrill Larson; BA, South Dakota State University


Kevin Lunstra; AAS, Southeast Tech


Michael Timm;
 AAS, USD/Springfield; ASE Certified in Diesel