The Diesel Powered Equipment Technology program provides students with the technical instruction and skill development to enable students to enter employment in truck, construction, agricultural equipment, and other related fields as technicians. By working in the fuel injection lab and on actual diesel powered equipment, students are well prepared to enter the workforce after graduation. The Diesel Powered Equipment Technology program is accredited by the National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).
ACHEC and Main Campus Day Class Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 2:30 PM
Night Class Schedule: Monday - Friday, 3:30 PM to 10 PM
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||20 Months|
|Class Type||Day, Night|
1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919
220 Frank L. Diggs Drive
Clinton, TN 37716
Diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul mobile mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment, such as cranes, bulldozers, graders, and conveyors, used in construction, logging, and mining.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 2,740
Current job openings per year: 330