Rev up your future!
Get work experience and make career connections while earning credit through a Cooperative Education internship, all as a part of your degree!
What you'll learn
AED certified and feature a state-of-the-art laboratory designed to prepare graduates to work on highway trucks, construction equipment, forklifts, boats, recreation vehicles, trains and agriculture equipment.
Ready to be a heavy equipment technician and highway truck technician? Our program gives you hands-on-learning on diverse machinery in our state-of-the-art labs, and your choice of welding classes or an educational internship, so you'll be ready for the job market.
Diesel Technology is evaluated and accredited by the Association of Equipment Distributors Foundation (AEDF). Membership: Northwest Diesel Industry Council (NDIC) and Oregon Trucking Association (OTA).
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
- Technologies like fuel systems, brake systems, hydraulics, powertrain and chassis Systems, engines, etc.
- Math skills to find force, pressure, area, volume, horse power, torque, gear ratios, etc.
- Industry safety standards
- Industry tools for diagnosis, repair, and testing
- Research and communication skills
After our two-year program, you'll be ready for a job in many different industries in need of your skills, such as truck fleets, logging fleets, construction companies, OEM dealerships, road construction contractors, parts sales, general heavy equipment repair shops, agriculture fleets, and marine repair shops.
Not sure which is for you? Learn more about the types of degrees & certificates Lane has to offer