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Industrial Diesel Mechanics

College Credits

Laurel Oaks:  Gary Bronson

Scarlet Oaks:  Dennis Hogel

Career Pathways

Equipment salesperson
Service writer/manager
Transportation supervisor

Learn about one of the many career options in this field!

Available Certifications

ASE Medium/Heavy Truck Student Certification (after one year of work)
ECSI (Emergency Care & Safety Institute) CPR/First Aid Certification
Refrigerant Recycling and Recovery Certification
OSHA 10-hour card


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On the job at ProLift Industrial Equipment

If you want to work with engines—big engines—read on.  In the Industrial Diesel Mechanics program, you’ll learn the skills to maintain diesel buses, trucks, and construction machines.  It’s a career with plenty of horsepower.

Learn to: 

  • Perform engine repair, general maintenance, and lubrication.application link
  • Troubleshoot and repair drive trains, brakes, chassis, and components.
  • Weld using gas and electric arc welders.
  • Operate and troubleshoot industrial equipment.
  • Assemble, adjust, repair and maintain hydraulic systems and drive train, electrical and cooling systems, steering and suspension systems.

(Note: This is a high school program. For options for adults, click here.)

Essential skills and knowledge you’ll need to be successful in this program

Great Oaks Industrial Diesel Mechanics 2018