Diesel Systems Technician 1

Prepare for: ASE T6 Medium/Heavy Duty Electrical certification
Train to be: Diesel Engine Specialist and Bus and Truck Mechanic

  • If you have a passion for heavy-duty trucks and diesel engines, you can have a successful career doing what you love.
  • You’ll learn to diagnose, repair, overhaul, and assemble diesel trucks and machinery.
  • Earning and career potential is great as the demand for trained professionals continues to grow.
  • The diesel industry includes semis, motor coaches, school buses, fire trucks, construction equipment, plus much more.

For Program Details:

For program details and cost click here: Diesel Systems Technician 1Program Information Sheet 

Other Helpful Links:

Florida Department of Education: Frameworks

Possible Careers and Outlook:

49-9098.00       Helpers–Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers
49-3031.00       Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists

Admissions (How to Apply):

1. Apply to MTC at https://manateetech.edu/apply-now/. Submit your application to access your “To-Do List.” You are not accepted into the program after applying, you must complete your do list.
2. View the Main Campus Virtual Information Session handout: Click Here
3. View the Main Campus Virtual Information Session video: Click Here
4. Complete your “To-Do List” at
Note: The Basic Skills Assessment must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit date unless exemption criteria have been documented per State Statute.
For exemption information, see TABE exemption in the Student Handbook located here: https://www.manateetech.edu/quick-docs/

For more information: contact Nicole Kirchberg, 941.751.7900 x 1161, Email

MTC is not an I-20 institution.

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