Diesel Technology

Diesel Technology

Diesel technicians are involved in far more than just trucks - come learn about a great career with plenty of opportunity!

Diesel technology includes heavy equipment, oil exploration and extraction, marine industries, the natural gas industry, and big trucks. Students at Francis Tuttle's Diesel Technology training center prepare to work on some of the top equipment in the industry. Learning is hands-on and students have the opportunity to work on diesel equipment from a variety of Francis Tuttle's partners such as Cummins, Caterpillar, Freightliner, International, and Volvo. The program setup is flexible, allowing students and the incumbent workforce the ability to enter at any time and plan a training schedule to meet their needs.


Employment Opportunities

Diesel Repair Fleet Service Centers Independent Repair Facilities Retail Diesel Parts Shops Truck and Equipment Dealership Technicians Heavy Equipment Technicians Oil Field Truck and Equipment Technicians

About this Occupation

The Diesel Technology industry offers excellent career opportunities and long term growth.

Learn from Experienced Instructors

Coy Morris

Diesel Technology instructor

Coy Morris teaches Diesel Technology at the Reno campus.

Brad Wake

Diesel Technology instructor

Brad Wake teaches Diesel Technology at the Reno campus. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Career and Technical Education from Oklahoma State University in Stillwater, Okla. Brad previously worked as a Diesel Instructor at Canadian Valley Technology Center in El Reno, Okla., and as a Diesel Technician at Cummins Southern Plains in Oklahoma City.