Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-412-151 060882 Intro to Diesel Mechanics
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-412-151 INTRO TO DIESEL MECHANICS ...introduces the student to the tools and equipment used in a heavy duty diesel shop, diesel shop work orders, vehicle classifications, fasteners and repair hardware, rigging and lifting, and basic diesel shop equipment operation. (Corequisite: 10-412-150, Intro to Service Fundamentals)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Demonstrate professionalism appropriate for the commercial vehicle repair industry.
  2. Utilize common industry tooling and equipment.
  3. Utilize common diesel mechanic shop measuring instruments.
  4. Identify appropriate fasteners and hardware for repair applications.
  5. Utilize industry approved vehicle lifting procedures
  6. Utilize industry approved overhead lifting procedures
  7. Locate and identify major class 7 and 8 truck components