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Salt Lake Technical College

Diesel and Truck Driving

The Diesel and Professional Truck Driving programs provide training in various diesel-powered vehicles, engines, and power systems. Students in diesel explore the operation and preventive maintenance of diesel systems and progress to actual hands-on work in the maintenance and repair of transmissions, differentials, brakes, steering and suspension, wheel alignment, hydraulics, and engine rebuilding.


*These programs offer academic credit, which means that the courses taken as part of the certificate program can be applied toward a degree program.


*Short-term not-for-credit programs are ideal for individuals seeking to gain practical skills and knowledge for immediate application in the job market. They can be a quicker route to workforce entry or advancement.