Diesel 1 and Advanced Diesel

  • How to enroll: 

    This program is available to juniors and seniors at Cardwell Prep, Irving, MacArthur, and Nimitz.  The program is a two year commitment and students must register/enroll their sophomore year when their home campus offers pre-registration.



    The students will be trained in the following areas:Gasoline engines, diesel engines, air brakes, suspension & steering systems, electrical & electronic systems, air condition and heating, hydraulics, and transmissions & drivetrain.



    • S-cam brake maintenance and troubleshooting recognition
    • Air brake systems certificate of completion
    • Trailer troubleshooting and maintenance recognition
    • ASE student certifications


    Internships: Internships are available to students who have taken the coursework to prepare them to work in a facility (Diesel I and Diesel II)


    Scholarships: Available for students who qualify.


    Clubs and Organizations: Students in this program join Skills USA and enter in several competitions.


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    It is the policy of Irving ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex or handicap in its vocational programs, services or activities as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended; Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972; Section 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended.