Diesel Technology

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Diesel Technology

The Diesel Technology program at College of Western Idaho (CWI) offers you two programs to choose from:

Heavy-Duty Truck Technician

Heavy-Equipment Technician

These programs provide you the opportunity to learn the necessary skills in diesel technology and focus on an area of interest to apply those skills.


Interested in seeing the programs in person? You are invited to a tour of the Micron Center for Professional Technical Education building to see the learning environment including classrooms and labs. Schedule Your Tour

Heavy-Duty Truck Technician

Are you interested in big trucks and mega engines? Are you looking to start a career with the potential for excellent pay and great job opportunities? Then look no further than CWI’s Heavy-Duty Truck Technician program. At CWI, you will receive training with the latest technologies found in semi tractor-trailer trucks, enhancing your understanding of the power that makes them go.

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Heavy-Equipment Technician

The Heavy Equipment Technician program at CWI will prepare you for entry level employment as a technician at a variety of construction and agricultural equipment repair facilities. Students who complete the CWI program are considered for employment by many local businesses that hire diesel technicians. The demand for qualified technicians is not only high locally, but nationally and internationally as well. There is expected to be a strong demand well into the future.

See more at: Heavy-Equipment Technician