Curriculum

Diesel Mechanic Training Curriculum

Penn Foster can help you take the first step toward preparing for entry-level diesel mechanic jobs. The diesel mechanic training program is designed to help students prepare to sit for the Medium-Heavy Truck Certification Test upon completion of the program. Students can expect to learn about repairing diesel engines, brake systems, shop safety practices, and more.

Diesel Mechanics/Heavy Truck Maintenance

Career Diploma 7 months As low as $59/mo
800-275-4410 (9AM - 9PM EST)

Diesel Mechanic Training Curriculum

  • 14 courses
  • 43.3 continuing education units (CEUs)
  • 29 exams


Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 7 months
  • Average time = 12 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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