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Diesel Truck Mechanics

Technical Focus

  • Ground Transportation Engine & Power Train

  • Ground Transportation Maintenance

  • Truck Braking, Suspension & Steering Systems (Undercarriage Systems)

  • Truck Diesel Engines


Career Opportunities


Entry-Level Careers (with program completion)

  • Heavy Equipment Helper

  • Maintenance Technician

  • Marine Technician Helper

  • Parts Counter Representative

  • Power Equipment Helper

  • Power Generation Technician Helper

  • Race Mechanic Helper

  • Service Advisor

  • Service/Lube Technician

  • Technician Helper

  • Tire Repair Technician

  • Vehicle Sales Representative

Technical Careers (Apprenticeship, Associate’s Degree, Advanced Certification, Experience, etc.)

  • ASE Master Technician

  • Fleet Repair Shop Technician

  • Heavy Equipment Technician

  • High Performance Technician

  • Lead Diagnostic Technician

  • Marine & Shipyard Technician

  • Oil Rig Technician

  • Power Equipment Technician

  • Power Generation Technician

  • Race Mechanic Technician

  • Railroad Technician

  • Trains & Cranes Technician


Professional Careers (Bachelor’s, Master’s, Ph.D., Specialized Training, Experience, etc.)

  • Aviation Mechanic

  • Design Engineer

  • Electrical Engineer

  • Equipment & Systems Inspector

  • Heavy Equipment Field Supervisor

  • High Performance Shop Owner

  • Instructors

  • Insurance Appraiser/Estimator

  • Mechanical Engineer

  • Power Equipment Shop Owner

  • Racing Team Tuner

  • Service Manager

Industry Credentials

  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) – Student Certification

  • Medium Heavy Truck Brakes

  • Medium Heavy Truck Diesel Engines

  • Medium Heavy Truck Electrical/Electronic Systems

  • Medium Heavy Truck Inspection Maintenance & Minor Repair

  • Steering & Suspension


College Credit Courses


Meet The Instructor


Shayne Garner

Diesel Truck Mechanics Instructor
740.373.2766 x7060
Professional Credentials
Associate Degree
Rio Grande Educator class,
Cummins training
Volvo training
Cat training
GM training
Eaton training
Blue Bird Bus training
I am working towards my Bachelor's of Arts degree.
Hobbies & Interesting Facts
I enjoy Truck & Tractor Pulling and off-roading on my side-by-side. I am the father of 2 awesome sons and I'm constantly working on projects outside of school to stay busy.