Diesel/Heavy Duty Technology

Diesel/Heavy Duty Technology program

Students enrolled in the Diesel/Heavy Duty Technology program will learn to utilize industry standard tools, equipment, and procedures for entry-level diesel diagnostics, servicing, and maintenance. The program will engage students in the theory of operation and preventative maintenance of diesel engines and systems. The program offers training in a variety of diesel powered vehicles, engines, and power systems, as well as provides students with a learning environment similar to what they should expect to encounter in the diesel diagnostics, servicing, and maintenance industries. The program provides a large assortment of diesel engines and systems to work with while completing the program to gain valuable hands-on experience.

Program Cost
$3,154.90 (Tuition and Student/Program Fees. Some courses may require additional fees.)
$719.68 (Estimated books and Materials) *
Program Length
1110 hours (15 months)
Main Campus
Open Enrollment Year Round
Classroom Availability
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
NOTE: High school students may request a schedule that coincides with the high school morning bell schedule by notifying Student Services.

(* NOTE: Cost of books and supplies are based on Davis Tech’s bookstore prices at the time of publication. All prices are subject to change.)
Adult College Admission Fee
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
High School Students: $40.00 (additional class fees may still apply)
Books and Supplies
Certificate Processing Fee
Pell Grants
Davis Tech Credentials
Davis Tech Certificate of Program Completion
Program Certificate - Entry Level Diesel Technician
Industry Certifications
The Davis Tech Diesel/Heavy Duty Technology program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
CTE Skill Certificate (High School Students Only)
Introduction to Automotive
Placement Rates
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$14.04 $19.76 $27.45
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Speciali
High School
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete the Davis Tech Admissions process:
  3. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services
  4. Start class