Automotive Light-Duty Diesel

What it is about

This program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to diagnose, adjust, repair, or overhaul light duty diesel vehicles under one ton classification.

Courses you will take

Topics include instruction in electrical systems, diesel-electric drive, engine performance, engine repair, emission systems, and all types of diesel engines related to the light duty diesel vehicle. Program includes technicians working primarily with automobile diesel engines.

What you will gain

Graduates should be prepared to take professional licensure exams and to enter careers as entry-level technicians in the transportation industry.

Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates

View Program Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, & Certificates
  • Automotive Light-Duty Diesel Technology Diploma
  • Automotive Light-Duty Diesel Technology – Light-Duty Diesel Fuel Systems Certificate
  • Automotive Light-Duty Diesel Technology – Light-Duty Diesel Performance Certificate

Currently enrolled North Carolina high school students may be eligible for the Career and College Promise (CCP) program:

Career and College Promise (CCP)  ▶

Faculty Contact

Joe Shook
(828) 694-1686
jd_shook@blueridge.edu