Caterpillar Dealer Service Technician Training Program Description
The Caterpillar Dealer Service Technician Training program is a two-year
technician training program designed to prepare students to become entry-level
Caterpillar Dealer Service Technicians for the dealerships that buy, sell,
and repair Caterpillar equipment. In this program, you'll learn how to
work on many types of Caterpillar machines and equipment including: agricultural,
construction, and earthmoving equipment to name a few.
This program combines classroom work in state-of-the-art labs with real-world
experience through internships. In class, you'll learn about engine fundamentals,
machine hydraulics, Caterpillar fuel systems, machine electrical systems,
transmissions and torque converters, undercarriage/final drives and more.
You'll also serve four paid eight-week
internships at your sponsoring Caterpillar dealership to experience your
future career first-hand.
When you complete the program, you earn an Associate in Applied Science
Degree that is transferable to a four year college/university.