Diesel Truck Technology

Would you like to learn how to service, repair and maintain the trucks that bring you everything that you come in contact with every day?
If you enjoy solving problems, working with your hands, and learning new things every day, then the Diesel and Truck Technology program may be for you.
See you guidance counselor to schedule a visit to see our program first hand.

The Diesel and Truck Technology course at SUN Tech prepares you for higher education or employment in the field of truck and bus repair or maintaining diesel engines and other related equipment used to power ships, trains, electric generators and construction machinery.  A working knowledge of the trade is taught through theory and practice, disassembly of diesel engines, clutches, brakes (hydraulic and air brakes), electrical systems and electronic trouble shooting. If you are trained in Diesel Technology you can secure employment as a technician working on trucks, buses, agricultural and construction equipment.  You will be given the opportunity to attain a Pennsylvania Vehicle Safety Inspection license and prepare to take the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) tests.