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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.