Medium and Heavy Truck Technician Diploma | ECTC

Medium and Heavy Truck Technician Diploma

diesel technology

General Education Courses

Course Credit Notes
Written Communication, Oral Communications, or Heritage/Humanities 3  
Social and Behavioral Sciences, Natural Sciences, or Quantitative Reasoning 3  
General Education Subtotal 6  

Technical Courses

Course Credit Notes
Digital Literacy (or bypass exam) 0-3  
ADX 170 Climate Control AND
ADX 171 Climate Control Lab
(ADX 120 Basic Automotive Electricity AND
ADX 121 Basic Automotive Electricity Lab) OR
(BEX 100 Basic Electricity for Non-Majors AND
BEX 101 Basic Electricity Lab for Non-Majors)
5 Recommended first semester
Prereq: RDG 20, ENC 90 and MAT 55
DIT 103 Preventive Maintenance Lab 2  
(ADX 150 Engine Repair AND
ADX 151 Engine Repair Lab) OR
(DIT 110 Introduction to Diesel Engines AND
DIT 111 Introduction to Diesel Engines Lab)
5 Recommended first semester
DIT 112 Diesel Engine Repair AND
DIT 113 Diesel Engine Repair Lab
5 Prereq: DIT 110/111 or ADX 150/151
(FPX 100 Fluid Power AND
FPX 101 Fluid Power Lab) OR
(DIT 140 Hydraulics AND
DIT 141 Hydraulics Lab)
DIT 150 Power Trains AND
DIT 151 Power Trains Lab
DIT 160 Steering and Suspension AND
DIT 161 Steering and Suspension Lab
DIT 180 Brakes AND
DIT 181 Brakes Lab
ADX 260 Electrical Systems AND
ADX 261 Electrical Systems Lab
Technical Courses Subtotal 46-49  

A student must receive a grade of C or better to receive credit for successful completion of courses in the diesel technology curriculum.

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to, pp. 67-71.
Or KCTCS homepage ( > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71.

Updated June 2019