Medium - Heavy duty Truck & Bus Technician

Medium & Heavy Duty Truck & Bus Technician 1

1050 Hours PELL ELIGIBLE

Program # T650100 35 Weeks

CIP # 0647.061305

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This training program will prepare students for employment as Diesel Engine Mechanics. The content includes, but is not limited to, maintaining and repairing diesel engines and electrical systems; overhauling diesel engines; and performing diesel engine preventive maintenance. The program also includes training in communication, leadership and employability skills; human relations; and safe efficient work practices.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Diagnose, adjust, repair, maintain or overhaul buses and trucks.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

DIM0101

A

Diesel Engine Mechanic/Technician Helper

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

DIM0102

B

Diesel Electrical and Electronics Technician

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

DIM0104

C

Diesel Engine Technician

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

DIM0105

D

Diesel Brakes Technician

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

 

 

TOTAL

1050

$2,909.00

$11,036.00

The courses after the core (OCP A) may be taken in any sequence.

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$3,000.00

$11,100.00

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

AGE: 16 years or older

DIPLOMA: N/A

TABE: MATH 9.0 LANGUAGE 9.0 READING 9.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

Industry Certification: ASE registration fee - $36.00; ASE Diesel Electrical & Electronics Tech - T6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems - $33.00; ASE Diesel Electrical & Electronics Tech - S6 - Electrical/Electronic Systems - $33.00; ASE Diesel Engine Tech - T2 - Diesel Engines - $33.00; ASE Diesel Engine Tech - S2 - Diesel Engines - $33.00; ASE Diesel Brakes Tech - T4 – Brakes - $33.00; ASE Diesel Brakes Tech - S4 – Brakes - $33.00

LIVE WORK FEES:

Parts Cost +10%

Labor-Parts 10% added to customer purchase

WCSB $30.00 (equipment)

Equipment: FPTC $30.00 Other $35.00

 

Advisory Salary Range:
$20,000 - $30,000

Florida Panhandle:
$26,820 - $51,420
 

PH Average:
$37,200

State Average:
$42,400 

National Average:
$42,700 

 

 

Program Completion Rate: NG

Program Placement Rate: NG

Program Certification Pass Rate: NG

 

Medium & Heavy Duty Truck & Bus Technician 2

750 Hours PELL ELIGIBLE

Program # T650200 25 Weeks

CIP # 0647.061306

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This training program will prepare students for employment as Diesel Engine Mechanics. The content includes, but is not limited to, maintaining and repairing diesel engines and electrical systems; overhauling diesel engines; and performing diesel engine preventive maintenance. The program also includes training in communication, leadership and employability skills; human relations; and safe efficient work practices.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Diagnose, adjust, repair, maintain or overhaul buses and trucks.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

DIM0103

A

Diesel Engine Preventative Maintenance Technician

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

DIM0106

B

Diesel Heating and Air Conditioning Technician

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

DIM0107

C

Diesel Steering and Suspension Technician

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

DIM0108

D

Diesel Drivetrain Technician

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

DIM0109

E

Diesel Hydraulics Technician

150

$416.00

$1,577.00

 

 

TOTAL

750

$2,080.00

$7,885.00

 

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$2,100.00

$7,900.00

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

AGE: 16 years or older

DIPLOMA: N/A

TABE: MATH 9.0 LANGUAGE 9.0 READING 9.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

Industry Certification: ASE registration fee - $36.00; ASE Diesel Engine Prev Maint Tech - T8 - Prev Maint Inspection - $33.00; ASE Diesel Engine Prev Maint Tech - S8 - Prev Maint Inspection - $33.00; ASE Diesel Heating & Air Conditioning Tech - T7 - (HVAC) - $33.00; ASE Diesel Heating & Air Conditioning Tech - S7 - (HVAC) - $33.00; ASE Diesel Steering & Suspension Tech - T5 - Suspension & Steering - $33.00; ASE Diesel Steering & Suspension Tech - S5 - Suspension & Steering - $33.00; ASE Diesel Power Train Tech - S3 - Drive Train - $33.00

 

Advisory Salary Range: $20,000 - $30,000

Florida Panhandle: $26,820 - $51,420

PH Average: $37,200

State Average: $42,400

National Average: $42,700

 

Program Completion Rate: NG

Program Placement Rate: NG

Program Certification Pass Rate: NG