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Diesel and Heavy Equipment Technician

at Central Lakes College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 47
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Diesel & Heavy Equipment Technician Diploma prepares students for careers in maintenance, repair, and diagnostics of diesel equipment. This program concentrates on the hydraulic/hydrostatic, power train, electrical/electronics, and engine systems of off-road construction equipment such as crawlers, excavators, backhoes, front end loaders, motor graders, and skid steer loaders.

Program Locations

  • Central Lakes College, Staples 56479

Labor Market Information

  • Bus and Truck Mechanics

  • Median wage: $22.24/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Central Lakes College
Central Lakes College
501 W. College Drive Brainerd, MN 56401 Toll-Free: (800) 933-0346 Local: (218) 855-8037 TTY: (218) 855-8224