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Medium and Heavy Duty Truck Technician

Program Overview

As a Truck Technician, you will be responsible for diagnosing, servicing, and repairing mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems in all of their forms on medium and heavy-duty vehicles, including trucks, trailers, buses, and vocational vehicles. With the demand for shipping and delivery services rising, the need for skilled and experienced Truck Technicians has never been higher!



Annual Median Pay


Projected Annual Job Openings


Semesters to Complete Program

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Hands-on experience in a state-of-the-art shop setting.

While at Saint Paul College, you’ll get real-world experience by working in our state-of-the-art shop. Here, you’ll learn everything you need to know to diagnose trouble in various diesel and heavy-duty truck components and work with the latest systems and service techniques.

Engaging work

Imagine rolling up your sleeves and diving into a world where each day presents a new challenge. As a truck technician, your hands are your best tools, and the garage floor is your canvas. If you’re someone who thrives on solving puzzles and loves to see a job well done, then a career as a diesel technician might just be your calling.

Endless Opportunity

Diesel engines power the world, and where there’s a truck engine, there’s a door swinging wide open for skilled technicians. It’s more than a job; it’s a journey waiting to happen. Choose where you want to live and work.

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