Ensuring College & Career Readiness

Diesel Services

Description: Diesel Service students experience all phases of repair work on diesel engines and heavy equipment. Classroom and lab activities utilize state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment and tools to repair and troubleshoot all aspects of diesel operation, service and maintenance. Students also practice with the use of technical manuals, hand and power tools, and testing and diagnostic equipment. Instructions in personal and environmental safety practices as related to OSHA and other agencies that affect industry working in the ground transportation technical areas are also covered.


1st Year Courses:2nd Year Courses:
7216 Principles of Diesel Technology (PRIN DSL SERV)2022: 5624 Diesel Service Technology II 
7210 Diesel Steering and Brakes (DSL STR BRKS)2023: 7221 Diesel Services Capstone (DESL SRV CAP)
7211 Diesel Transmissions (DSL TRN ENGI REP)



Dual Credits: Vincennes University Early College (95)

First Year Credits – DESL 110(3), DESL 110L(3), DESL 160(2), DESL 160L(1) = 9 Dual Credits

Second Year Credits – DESL 130(3), DESL 130L(3), DESL 140(2), DESL 140L(2) = 10 Dual Credits

Certifications: N/A


Career Opportunities

Diesel Maintenance Technician, Hydraulics Repair Technician, Service Writer

Instructor – Shane Maples – smaples@nafcs.org