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Truck Country Technical Institute
Certified Diesel Technician Program

This 3-year technical curriculum will cover everything needed to launch a successful career by combing 27 weeks of classroom instruction and hands-on exercises with on-the-job training.

The Truck Country Technical Institute provides a small classroom environment (classes are limited to 10–12 students) that allows for plenty of one-on-one instruction.

Students will attend all courses at the Truck Country Training Center in Dubuque, Iowa, then return to their home dealerships, located throughout Iowa and Wisconsin, to put what they’ve learned in the classroom into practice.

Upon graduation, students earn the recognition of Freightliner Certified Technician.

New hire average wage is between $27,000 and $31,000.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: 

Ray Clark – rayclark@truckcountry.com  or  Jolene Duschen – joleneduschen@truckcountry.com

Truck Country Tech Training Course Curriculum

  • Intro to HD Trucks 7 System Safety
  • Using DTNA Service Info
  • Air Brakes
  • Wheel Ends/Suspension/Steer
  • Driveline/Clutch
  • HD Truck Service
  • DTNA HD Truck Course**
  • Electrical I
  • Electrical II
  • DTNA Electrical Problem Solving*
  • DTNA – Electrical Systems*
  • HVAC
  • DTNA – HVAC*
  • Cascadia – Service and Troubleshooting**
  • M-2 Familiarization**
  • Western Star Familiarization**

DARE TO COMPARE!

Here is a comparison of a student’s cost to complete a traditional diesel technician training program compared to attending the Truck Country Technical Institute:

Traditional Diesel Technician Training Program

Tuition……………………………….$7,500–$30,000

Room and Board……………………………$15,000

Tool Kit………………………….$12,000 to $15,000

Total Paid by Student……$34,500 to $60,000

After completing a traditional Diesel Technician training program, students often graduate with as much as $60,000 in debt. Truck Country Technical Institute alums not only graduate debt-free, but often have money in the bank and a great start on a retirement account.

Truck Country Technical Institute Training Program

Tuition……………………………………………………$0

Wages/Benefits……………………$27,000 – $31,000

Meal Reimbursement***………………………$6,156

Lodging Reimbursement***…………………..$8,505

Travel Reimbursement***……………………..$7,020

Tool Kit Reimbursement…………………….$15,000

Estimated Benefit to Student…………..$67,681

*** For travel incurred while attending classroom training at Truck Country Technical Institute in Dubuque, Iowa.