AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY/DIESEL AND HEAVY EQUIPMENT -- PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE TECHNICIANGainful Employment Information
(Level I Certificate)
Cedar Valley only
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: C1.AT.DHE.PREVMIN.19
The Preventive Maintenance Technician curriculum is designed to train students to become entry level maintenance technicians. Training is focused on maintenance procedures and diesel powered vehicle systems inspection and operations.
|DEMR 1301||Shop Safety and Procedures||3|
|DEMR 1305||Basic Electrical Systems||3|
|DEMR 1317||Basic Brake System||3|
|DEMR 1330||Steering and Suspension I||3|
|DEMR 1306||Diesel Engine I||3|
|DEMR 1327||Tractor Trailer Service and Repair||3|
|DEMR 1321||Power Train I||3|
|DEMR 2331||Advanced Brake Systems||3|
SEMESTER III (Summer)
|DEMR 1323||Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Troubleshooting and Repair||3|
|DEMR 1380||Cooperative Education - Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician||3|
|Minimum Hours Required||30|
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.