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Career Area: Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 32-412-5
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
Truck Mechanic with CDL

Diesel Equipment Technician with CDL Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

  • Diesel Mechanic
  • Diesel Technician
  • Forklift Mechanic
  • Heavy Duty Equipment Sales
  • Heavy Equipment Mechanic
  • Service Administrative Opportunities

Diesel Equipment Technician with CDL Programs

Skilled diesel technicians are in high demand. Get the skills you need for a great career in commercial motor vehicle maintenance, repair and advanced diagnostics. With this technical diploma, you’ll receive in-depth theory and extensive hands-on training in heavy-duty diesel engine maintenance, air brake and hydraulic brake systems, drivetrains, steering and suspensions, and electrical systems. You’ll also gain skills in diesel engine rebuild and repair, engine systems, computer control systems and advanced drivetrain systems while you work on our fleet of over 75 diesel-powered over-the-road tractors and 55 trailers. The addition of the commercial driver’s license (CDL) will provide you skills required for test-driving heavy-duty trucks. Your first step in this program is to apply to the Diesel Equipment Mechanic technical diploma. From there, credits can be transferred into this program once requirements are met.

Diesel Equipment Technician with CDL Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
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