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Students get hands-on training in a Diesel Technology lab at UTI Bloomfield.
Diesel Mechanic School in New Jersey
Get training to become a diesel technician at UTI’s campus in Bloomfield, New Jersey.

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TRAIN FOR A DIESEL CAREER AT UTI

The Diesel Technology program offered at Universal Technical Institute’s Bloomfield, New Jersey, campus helps provide students with the training and experience needed to fill entry-level roles in the industry. You could graduate from the program in as little as 45 weeks7 prepared for a role in the field. Transportation is one of the top industries in New Jersey, making UTI Bloomfield a great place to start your journey toward a career in the diesel industry.1

45 weeks Program length
108,000 Square feet of campus area
30 Number of classrooms & labs on campus

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

Students are instructed on the maintenance of diesel equipment in a UTI lab in Bloomfield, New Jersey.

Many different types of commercial vehicles and heavy equipment systems operate using diesel technology. Students in the Diesel program at UTI Bloomfield get hands-on training with technology that a wide variety of industries depend on.

Foundational courses build knowledge from the ground up, so all skill levels are welcome. Students follow UTI’s blended learning model, which combines instructor-led training with hands-on application in the lab.

DIESEL SKILLS STUDENTS WILL LEARN

In-demand skills are taught during every course in the Diesel Technology program at UTI Bloomfield. Students gain the foundational knowledge needed to enter the industry. The courses in the program include:

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

LEARN ABOUT DIESEL CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

 

UTI helps prepare students for entry-level careers in the diesel industry. Learn more in this video about some of the opportunities available for those with the right training and experience.

DIESEL CERTIFICATES IN NEW JERSEY

Graduates of the Diesel Technology program at the UTI Bloomfield campus earn certificates. Students who graduate are also prepared to take tests required for ASE certifications. Students can substitute their training for one of the two years of work experience required to become ASE certified.

CAREER OUTLOOK & OPPORTUNITIES

The Diesel program at UTI Bloomfield is designed to give you the experience needed for entry-level roles in the industry, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t more opportunities out there. After gaining skills and experience, grads could transition into other roles, including:

  • Diesel Service Writer
  • Power Gen Technician
  • Railroad and Marine Diesel Technician

Want to learn more about the different career paths in the diesel industry? Read our career guide here.

28,000+ Estimated average annual diesel job openings in the U.S.43
$63,890 Median annual salary* for diesel technicians in the New York/New Jersey area29


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

ABOUT THE CAMPUS

The UTI Bloomfield campus is a great place to spend your time while getting trained for the industry. There are plenty of things to do when you’re not busy in the classroom, including exploring nearby racetracks like Atco Dragway and Island Dragway.

UTI Bloomfield, NJ campus location on google maps

CAMPUS LOCATION

1515 Broad Street
   Bloomfield, NJ 07003

M-F | 8am-5pm | Hours
M-F | 11am & 2pm | Campus Tours


833-207-6077 | Campus Information
973-866-2200 | Admissions
833-207-6074 |  Financial Aid
973-866-2206 |  Student Services
973-866-2246 |  Housing Assistance
973-866-2233 |  Career Services

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TOUR THE CAMPUS

Want to check out the different labs and classrooms at UTI Bloomfield yourself? Schedule a guided tour of the campus Monday through Friday to get a look!

UPCOMING EVENTS

From open houses to industry days, UTI hosts a variety of events to help you get involved with the activities on campus. Check out our events calendar to see both in-person and virtual events!

GET TRAINED FOR THE DIESEL INDUSTRY

If you’re interested in pursuing a hands-on career as a diesel technician, getting trained at UTI Bloomfield can help prepare you for the industry. Connect with an Admissions Representative who can help get you started on the right path today.