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If you’re looking for diesel mechanic training in Orlando, look no further than UTI’s campus.

Diesel Mechanic School in Orlando

Diesel technician training in less than a year.7

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TRAIN FOR A DIESEL CAREER AT UTI ORLANDO

If you love working with your hands and have an interest in large, powerful equipment, becoming a diesel technician may be the perfect career choice. UTI’s Diesel Technology program can get you on track toward a career in the industry in just 45 weeks — and you can complete your training right here at our Orlando campus!1

45 weeks Program length
3 weeks Frequency of class start dates
156,000 Square feet of campus area
15 labs Number of labs on campus

PROGRAM SUMMARY

If you’re looking for diesel mechanic training in Orlando, look no further than UTI’s campus.

The Diesel Technology program at UTI Orlando is designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills and industry connections needed to work in the exciting world of diesel. Whether you’ve grown up tinkering on engines or have no industry experience, this program can train you to be career-ready in just 45 weeks.

Our Orlando campus follows a blended learning model, which includes a mix of online instructor-led training with hands-on application in the lab. This type of training mimics what technicians complete out in the field today. It can also provide you with more flexibility as a student.

DIESEL SKILLS THAT STUDENTS LEARN

Your diesel training will cover many different aspects of the industry. Courses in the program include:

  • Introduction to Engines
  • Introduction to Powertrains
  • Undercar Systems
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Electrical Applications
  • Technology Principles and Consumer Communication of Automotive HVAC
  • Advanced Electrical Applications
  • Hydraulics
  • Steering and Suspension Systems
  • Drive Train
  • Brakes
  • Diesel Engines
  • Diesel Engine Fuel Systems and Accessories
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Transport Refrigeration

MEET A UTI ORLANDO DIESEL GRAD

 

Get to know Jorge Alberto Perez, a UTI Diesel graduate. After completing his training at the Orlando campus, he landed a job as a diesel technician for Florida Detroit Diesel-Allison.

DIESEL DEGREES AND CERTIFICATIONS IN ORLANDO

At the Orlando campus, graduates of the Diesel Technology program earn a diploma. They are also prepared to take the exams required to earn ASE certifications and can substitute their training for one of the two years of work experience required to become ASE certified.

SPECIALIZED PROGRAMS

The Orlando campus offers UTI’s 12-week Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) Finish First program, which can be completed in addition to the core diesel training program.

Students in this program get hands-on training with some of the biggest names in the industry, such as Cascadia, Freightliner and Western Star. They also have the opportunity to earn Professional Level Technician status and two Detroit Diesel Engine certifications.

CAREER OUTLOOK & OPPORTUNITIES

Within the diesel industry, there are many different career avenues to pursue. Here’s a quick look at some common diesel jobs:

  • Agricultural Mechanic
  • Mobile Diesel Mechanic
  • Diesel Service Writer
  • Power Gen Technician
  • Diesel Automotive Repair & Maintenance
  • Railroad and Marine Diesel Technician

To learn more about potential career paths, read our diesel career guide.

28,000+ Estimated average annual diesel job openings in the U.S.43
$49,920 Median annual salary* for diesel technicians in Florida29


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

ABOUT THE CAMPUS

Orlando is known for its scenic views and variety of fun activities, making it a great place to complete your diesel training. The campus is located near Daytona Beach, Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Studios Florida and more!

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AUTOMOTIVE & DIESEL CAMPUS LOCATION

2202 West Taft Vineland Road
   Orlando, FL 32837

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407-240-2422 | Campus
800-834-7308 | Admissions
866-247-1928 |  Financial Aid
800-342-9253 |  Student Services
321-281-9740 |  Employment Services

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CAMPUS TOURS

Want to experience UTI Orlando for yourself? The campus hosts guided tours Monday through Friday, letting you explore our facilities, meet our staff and get your questions answered. Click the link below to reserve a time!

UPCOMING EVENTS

From industry days to workshops to open houses, UTI puts on a variety of events throughout the year. View our event calendar to see what’s coming up.

COMMIT THE TIME. WE’LL HELP WITH THE REST.

At UTI, we’re committed to helping you get on track toward a career doing what you love. To learn more about our programs, campuses and how to get started on your training, request information today. We’ll connect you with an Admissions Representative who can guide you through the process.