Diesel Mechanics

There are certain skills that can help you begin a career as a Diesel Mechanic. The Penn Foster Diesel Mechanics/Heavy Truck Maintenance Program helps you learn them quickly and conveniently.

You'll get hands-on training in:

And you'll learn it all at home — no classroom needed!

This Penn Foster distance learning program is like having your own personal Diesel Mechanics School! Many Diesel Mechanics enjoy the independence and flexibility of operating their own businesses. Trained Diesel Mechanics and heavy truck maintenance specialists can work as brake repairers, diesel engine repairers, or as transmission technicians. Diesel Mechanics can enjoy their independence in this challenging career!

Earn your Career Diploma at home in as little as a year or take longer if you wish. Diesel Mechanics can start their own business, or work part-time or full-time in a repair shop. Learn ignition, exhaust, cooling, lubrication, and other systems. Learn intake, power sources, fuel systems, troubleshooting, failure analysis, maintenance, repair, and much more.

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