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Diesel Mechanics and Heavy Equipment Maintenance

at Hibbing Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 65
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills in the field maintenance and repair of heavy equipment, and in the general maintenance and overhaul of such equipment. Includes instruction in inspection, maintenance, and repair of tracks, wheels, brakes, operating controls, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, electrical circuitry, engines and in techniques of welding and brazing.

Program Locations

  • Hibbing Community College 55746

Labor Market Information

  • Rail Car Repairers

  • Median wage: $28.01/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics

  • Median wage: $26.42/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Hibbing Community College
Hibbing Community College
1515 East 25th St. Hibbing, MN 55746 Toll-Free: (800) 224-4422 Local: (218) 262-7207 TTY: (218) 262-7204 Email: