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Introduction to Diesel Technology, Tools, & Safety DIET 1000

3 Credits

Weekly Contact Hours: Lecture – 1.5 Lab 2 - 2 Lab 3 - 2
Pre-Requisite: Provisional Admission
Co-Requisites: None

This course introduces basic knowledge and skills the student must have to succeed in the Diesel Equipment Technology field. Topics include an overview of diesel powered vehicles, diesel technology safety skills, basic tools and equipment, reference materials, measuring instruments, shop operation, mechanical fasteners, welding safety, and basic welding skills. Classroom and lab experiences on safety, precision measuring, and basic shop practices are highly emphasized.

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