California Council on Diesel Education and Technology

Class Schedule

Instructions: The California Council on Diesel Education and Technology provides one-day training courses through selected Community Colleges. Find a college and class date that fit your schedule, and then click the Register Button. Registration procedures differ slightly by college. Follow the instructions on the form or page that displays after clicking Register.

Course Descriptions

New Course!

CCDET III: Opacity Testing for Cargo Handling Equipment

Length: 1/2 Day (4 hours)

Price: Free during initial deployment!

Certification: 4 Years

Where: Los Angeles Trade Technical College (release at other CCDET colleges soon)

Course Content:

This 4-hour course covers implementing the opacity testing for Cargo Handling Equipment (CHE). It includes the environmental and health impacts of particulate matter, smoke test regulations, requirements, and standards as they apply to CHE, SAE J1667 Snap-Acceleration Test procedures with specific variations for CHE, Opacity Test fail procedures, considerations for testing CHE with retrofitted DPFs, and an approved procedure for performing the Snap-Acceleration Test on RTG Cranes. The course includes both classroom and hands-on components.

Click here to register for August 17, 2018

 

 

Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection Program (HDVIP)

Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP)

Length: 1 Day (8 hours)

Price: $175

Certification: 4 Years

Course Content:

  • Hands-on SAE J1667 Snap Acceleration Smoke Test Procedures for Heavy-Duty Diesel Powered Vehicle
  • Basic smoke emissions troubleshooting and repair
  • California s heavy-duty vehicle inspection programs

 

 

Diesel Exhaust After-Treatment and Maintenance

Length: 1 Day (8 hours)

Price: $175

Certification: 4 Years

Course Content:

  • Wall-flow diesel particulate filters (DPF) and selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems
  • Why diesel particulate filters are necessary
  • How regeneration strategies such as passive and active systems operate
  • How filters might fail and preventative maintenance practices to avoid break downs
  • Overview of SCR systems used on heavy-duty diesel engines
  • Hands-on shop exercises to reinforce maintenance procedures

 

All

To ensure quality testing per the specifications of the SAE J1667, the CARB strongly recommends opacity testing staff attend one of the CCDET college classes and obtain certification.

Diesel Repair Facilites

For a diesel repair facility that performs smoke testing, CCDET participation assures clients that your technician will correctly administer the snap-acceleration test. This can help prevent their vehicles from receiving citations.

Fleet Owner

CCDET training assures you that your Maintenance Technicians correctly administer the snap-acceleration test, which may help avoid costly penalties. You may also profit from increased fuel savings, and get the maximum use from your vehicles due to proper maintenance.

Northern California

American River College  |  Mather Center, 10150 Missile Way, Mather, CA 95655

CCDET I

Saturday: 7:30am – 4:30pm

  • July 14, 2018
  • August 11, 2018
  • September 8, 2018
  • October 6, 2018
  • November 3, 2018
  • December 1, 2018

CCDET II

Saturday: 7:30am – 4:30pm

  • July 28, 2018
  • August 25, 2018
  • September 22, 2018
  • October 20, 2018
  • November 17, 2018
  • December 15, 2018

San Franciso Bay Area

College of Alameda  |  Diesel Technology Bldg., 555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Parkway, Alemeda, CA 94501 

CCDET I

  • August 31, 2018
  • October 26, 2018
  • December 14, 2018

CCDET II

  • October 27, 2018

Central California

San Joaquin Delta College  |  Diesel Technology Building, Shima Center,  5151 Pacific Avenue, Stockton, CA 95207

CCDET I

Friday: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

  • January 26, 2018
  • February 9, 2018
  • March 9, 2018
  • April 6, 2018
  • May 11, 2018

CCDET II

Friday: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

  • February 2, 2018
  • March 2, 2018

Southern California

Los Angeles Trade-Tech College  |  400 West Washington Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90015 

CCDET I

Wednesday

  • Aug 15, 2018

Thursday

  • Sept 13, 2018
  • Oct 18, 2018
  • Nov 15, 2018
  • Dec 13, 2018

CCDET II

Thursday

  • Aug 16, 2018

Friday

  • Sept 14, 2018
  • Oct 19, 2018
  • Nov 16, 2018
  • Dec 14, 2018

CCDET III – CHE
8am to 12pm

Friday

Palomar College  |  1140 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069 

CCDET I

Tuesday

  • July 10, 2018
  • July 31, 2018

Friday

CCDET II

Wednesday

  • July 11, 2018
  • August 1, 2018

Friday

Santa Ana College  |  1530 W. 17th Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706

CCDET I

Friday

  • August 17, 2018
  • October 5, 2018

Wednesday

  • December 5, 2018

CCDET II

Friday

  • October 12, 2018

CCDET enrollment or content questions: See contact for college near you.
Website Admin: Boldinke@lattc.edu (Ken Bolding)

This page last reviewed Aug 16, 2018 @ 9:47 am.