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Diesel Systems Technology

What is the program about?

Salt Lake Community College teaches students the general concepts of diesel systems technology.  Technicians in this field repair and maintain diesel equipment such as:

  • diesel trucks
  • construction equipment
  • mining equipment such as:  bulldozers, cranes and earth movers

Students will be trained to handle many kinds of repairs from rewiring electrical systems to major engine overhaul.  Training is provided on a variety of special tools and equipment such as:

  • power and machine tools
  • welding and flame-cutting equipment
  • jacks and hoists
  • computerized testing equipment
  • diagnostic equipment

Students learn though hands-on training using the most current and up-to-date engines and vehicles components as possible. This program is designed to promote leadership, communication, social and employability skills.

Program Contacts

Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator

Mark Kranendonk
Meadowbrook Campus
Building B, Room 116
Phone: 801-957-5844
Email: mark.kranendonk@slcc.edu

Academic Advisor

NA
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
Construction Trades Building, Room 282
Phone: 801-957-4550
Email: NA
Make an appointment:

Salt Lake Community College

4600 South Redwood Road
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
801-957-SLCC (7522)

Student Services hours: M-Th: 7 am - 7 pm; Fr 7 am - 4:30 pm
Enrollment Info: 801-957-4073

Technical Support

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801-957-5555
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