Diesel Technology
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The Diesel Technology program at Central Community College-Hastings provides the training needed to begin a high-paying career as a diesel technician.

Our students develop professional skills through hands-on work on all systems of diesel construction equipment, farm tractors and trucks, including air conditioning, computerized fuel systems, diesel engines, electrical systems, hydraulics and power trains. Many students also earn college credit through summer internships.

NMC - Nebraska Machinery Company, Nebraska's Caterpillar dealer since 1938, sponsors diesel technology students each year. Sponsorships provide tuition, fees, books and hand tools as well as summer internships. Sponsored students are obligated to work for NMC for two years following graduation. Sponsorship Information

The Caterpillar Foundation  provides five $1,000 scholarships annually. Scholarship Information

Titan Machinery sponsorships provide tuition, fees, books and hand tools as well as summer internships. Sponsored students are obligated to work for Titan Machinery for two years following graduation. With more than 100 stores across the upper Midwest, Titan Machinery operates one of the largest networks of full-service CaseIH, Case and New Holland agriculture and construction equipment stores in North America. Sponsorship Application

The Nebraska Trucking Association provides two $500 scholarships each year for CCC diesel students.

Please go to our college catalog for more information about program requirements and course descriptions. Select the DSLT prefix when using the course filter to find Diesel Technology courses.

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Written by Jim Strayer   
Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 21:39