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Diesel Mechanic School in Sacramento
Diesel technician training right here in Sacramento.

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TRAIN FOR A DIESEL CAREER AT UTI SACRAMENTO

Have you ever considered training for a career in the diesel industry? Universal Technical Institute (UTI) offers a 45-week training program7 that’s designed to prepare students for entry-level roles in the field. This program is offered at campuses nationwide, including UTI Sacramento.

45 weeks Program length
128,623 Square feet of campus area
5 Number of labs on campus

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Diesel Technology program is designed to build your knowledge from the ground up. From transport refrigeration to truck brakes and chassis, students explore key topics in the diesel industry, helping to prepare them to service today’s engines and trucks.

The Sacramento campus follows UTI’s blended learning model, which means students complete online instructor-led training with hands-on application in the lab. This style of training is designed to mimic the type of learning that occurs in the field!

DIESEL SKILLS STUDENTS WILL LEARN

Diesel students take a variety of courses throughout their training. These include:

  • Diesel Engines Service & Repair
  • Diesel Truck Manual Transmissions
  • Diesel Truck Brake Systems & Chassis
  • Diesel Truck Steering & Suspension Systems
  • Diesel Hydraulic Systems
  • Automotive Climate Control Systems and Repair
  • Vehicle Electronic Systems and Technology
  • Diesel Truck Transport Refrigeration
  • Diesel Truck Preventative Maintenance

HEAR FROM A UTI DIESEL GRADUATE

 

Meet UTI graduate Nick Genemaras. He graduated from the Diesel Technology program at the UTI Lisle campus and landed a job with CIT Trucks.5

DIESEL DEGREES AND CERTIFICATIONS IN SACRAMENTO

At the Sacramento campus, graduates of the 45-week Diesel Technology program earn diplomas. They’re also prepared to test for ASE certifications and can substitute their training for one of the two years of work experience required to become ASE certified.

CAREER OUTLOOK & OPPORTUNITIES

The diesel training offered at UTI Sacramento is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the industry. However, diesel graduates aren’t limited to just one path — as they gain skills and experience, they could advance to a variety of different positions, including:

Interested in learning more about diesel career paths? Read our career guide.

28,000+ Estimated average annual diesel job openings in the U.S.43
$57,490 Median annual salary* for diesel technicians in the Sacramento area29


*Not entry-level and is dependent on factors like experience, location, and employer compensation.

ABOUT THE CAMPUS

Sacramento is a great place to call home while you complete your training. UTI’s campus is within driving distance of exciting attractions like Golden 1 Center, historic parks and a variety of museums you can explore. It’s also conveniently located near Sacramento International Airport.

UTI Sacramento campus location on google maps

CAMPUS LOCATION

4100 Duckhorn Drive
   Sacramento, CA 95834

M-F | 8am-5pm | Hours
M-F | 1:30pm & 3pm | Campus Tours


916-263-9100 | Campus
800-834-7308 | Admissions
866-246-3432 |  Financial Aid
877-884-2254 |  Student Services
916-473-6200 |  Career Services

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UTI Sacramento offers guided tours, which are a great way to experience campus life firsthand. Tours are scheduled daily — click the link below to reserve a spot!

UPCOMING EVENTS

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