Diesel Technology

Day Classes



  • request information

  • Clicking the “Get Information” button below constitutes your express written consent to be called and/or texted by Rosedale Technical College at the number(s) you provided regarding furthering your education.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Why Diesel Training?

Western Pennsylvania has experienced a large demand for Diesel Technicians due to the regional growth of the Oil and Gas industry. According to the US Department of Labor (Bureau of Labor Statistics)*, combined oil and gas extraction and support services jobs increased by 3,300 to 384,300 in November 2016, its first increase since September 2014 when employment in the sector peaked at 536,100. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Diesel Service Technicians will earn an average of $21.72/hour or $45,170 annually.
*www.bls.gov

Thinking of starting a new career? Schedule your tour! Schedule a Tour

Why Rosedale for Diesel Training?

We provide students with hands-on training from ASE Certified Instructors in the truck and heavy equipment field. Students learn every aspect of the trucks, from hydraulics and transmissions, to refrigeration systems and engine diagnostics. Our students are trained for a PA state inspection license, receive preparation for ASE Certifications, and have the opportunity to earn their Class A Commercial Drivers License. An Associate Degree in Specialized Technology is awarded upon graduation.

What Equipment Do I Get To Work With?

The newly renovated Ben Wilke Training Center contains a 36,000 square foot shop dedicated to diesel training. The shop contains equipment you would find in a commercial garage or commercial freight company.

  • 2 Drive-On 35,000 lb. Heavy Truck Lifts
  • 10 Semi Trucks for Driving and Training Purposes
  • 7 Trailers Ranging from 48’-53’, and 1 Flatbed Trailer
  • 3 Refrigeration Units for A/C Refrigeration Training
  • Multiple Trainer Engines from Cummins, Detroit Diesel and Caterpillar
  • Cummins Run-In Engine Stand for Engine Diagnostics
  • Various Heavy Truck Scan Tools
  • Students even participate in the production of Bio-Diesel Fuel as a part of training!

Call (800) 521-6262 to get started!

 

Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech 🔩🔧 We are excited to meet you and share what Rosedale Technical College has to offer! Our open house is this Saturd… https://t.co/FDGp9ZztfA 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech Check out this great opportunity!! The Mission of Mercy Pittsburgh will be having a Free Dental Care Event. The e… https://t.co/lZII4B1jmN 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech Did you know that employment in the truck driving field is expected to grow by over 98,000 jobs by 2024? Learn m… https://t.co/6HTQuoGuvw 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech 🔧 It's just 5 days away! Join us on April 21st for our spring open house event. Get the details and register now… https://t.co/XjU1RkJ10y 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech 🔩 Our Spring 2018 Open House is Almost Here!! Join us on Sat, April 21st. Meet our staff, tour our school, learn… https://t.co/u67bpH41t3 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech We’re proud to highlight one of our talented instructors, Paul Danner! Paul's an amazing instructor and… https://t.co/DPzaqCmCT2 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech If you like to work with your hands and see the progress of your hard work at the end of every day, a career in col… https://t.co/wSXNPsUPjY 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech Check out the construction going on for our new Collision Repair Technology labs. Don’t forget, daytime classes are… https://t.co/hs2j6Mp0dJ 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech HUGE SHOUTOUT to Monroeville @Buick @ThisIsGMC location for their generous donation to our @RosedaleTech students!… https://t.co/UW03JYKBoo 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech RT @number1cochran: Our teams are all about giving. Here’s how our Monroeville @Buick @ThisIsGMC location gave back this week: Service Man… 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech We’re proud to highlight one of our talented instructors, Paul Danner! Paul's an amazing instructor and… https://t.co/kor6Xala5D 1 month ago
Rosedale Tech Rosedale Tech @RosedaleTech Great read! Make sure to check out the 5 Tech Areas of Study in High Demand. #automotivetechnologyhttps://t.co/HBkE6jTjYM 1 month ago