Technician Acceleration Program

The Technician Acceleration Program is designed to quickly and efficiently train Diesel Technicians in every aspect of the repair and maintenance skill-set they will use in the day-to-day repair center setting. The program takes the student through at an accelerated pace, each segment focus building on the one before.


  • Overview of the Technician Acceleration Program (TAP)
  • Introduction to medium and heavy duty truck repair. 
  • Work place skills development 
  • Service technician training and web based resources
  • Inspections and preventative maintenance 
  • Torch and welder operation, bolt extraction 
  • Product overview 
  • Service and maintenance procedures


  • Air pressure delivery systems 
  • Air and hydraulic braking systems 
  • Antilock brake system 
  • Wheel systems repairs 
  • Fifth wheel system 
  • Steering 
  • Air suspension systems 
  • Manual transmissions and clutch adjustments


  • Electrical theory
  • Electrical diagnostic tools 
  • Circuit identification and mapping 
  • Electrical circuit testing 
  • Starting and charging systems 
  • Repairing damaged wires and terminals 
  • Introduction to Multiplexing and electronic control systems
  • Introduction to HVAC theory and refrigerant handling certifications

NOTE: The Technician Acceleration Program is a mix of class time and hands-on shop experience working with a designated mentor.

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