Diesel Systems

Diesel systems student works on engine outside with two instructors

Diesel Systems

Course Code: DIE-SYSTEMS

Our Diesel Systems program will give you hands-on experience with diesel engines and systems in cars and trucks, heavy machinery, boats, generators, and more. It is held on our Volt Center campus.

The program will include training on topics including: intro into heavy duty trucks, maintenance programs, fundamentals of electricity and computers, cranking systems, hydraulics, clutches, transmissions, axels, and braking systems.

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This course introduces the theory, design, terminology, and operating adjustments for diesel engines and systems. Emphasis is placed on safety, the theory of operation, inspection, measuring, and rebuilding of diesel engines and systems according to factory specifications. Upon completion, students should be able to measure, diagnose problems, and repair diesel engines and systems.
Meeting time and location:

08/15/22 - 12/21/22
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur 4:30p - 9:30p
Diesel Garage, Room 101
Volt Center
205 First St, New Bern NC 28560

This course introduces the theory, design, terminology, and operating adjustments for diesel engines and systems. Emphasis is placed on safety, the theory of operation, inspection, measuring, and rebuilding of diesel engines and systems according to factory specifications. Upon completion, students should be able to measure, diagnose problems, and repair diesel engines and systems.
Meeting times and locations:

08/29/22 - 12/12/22
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri 8a - 11a
Diesel Garage, Room 101
Volt Center
205 First St, New Bern NC 28560

08/29/22 - 12/12/22
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur, Fri 11:30a - 1:30p
Volt Center, Room 101
205 First St, New Bern NC 28560

Funding Opportunities 

This program is eligible for the Volt Toolbelt Trust, which covers up to 100% of registration costs. Visit our Volt Toolbelt Trust page to learn more.  

Questions others are asking.

Student Workbook for Heavy Duty Truck Systems, 7th Edition, ISBN: 9781337787116

Seventh Edition Heavy Duty Truck Systems, Sean Bennet, ISBN: 9781337787109

Check our campus bookstore for availability. 

Contact Information

Volt Center
205 First Street
New Bern, NC 28562
252-633-0857

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