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 through February, 2020 

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.

 

 

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

 

Northern California

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

CCDET I

7:30am – 4:30pm

  • Jan 25, 2020 (Sat)
  • Feb 8, 2020 (Sat)
  • March 28, 2020 (Sat)
  • May 16, 2020 (Sat)

CCDET II

7:30am – 4:30pm

  • April 18, 2020 (Sat)

CCDET III

8:30am – 12:30pm

  • March 21, 2020 (Sat)

San Franciso Bay Area

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

CCDET I

  • Dec 13, 2019 (Fri)
  • Feb 14, 2020
  • April 3, 2020
  • June 12, 2020

CCDET II

  • Dec 14, 2019 (Sat)
  • June 13, 2020

CCDET III

  • Feb 15, 2020

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

  • Jan 24, 2020
  • Feb 7, 2020
  • March 6, 2020
  • May 8, 2020
  • August 28, 2020
  • September 25, 2020
  • October 23, 2020
  • December 11, 2020

CCDET II

Friday: 7:30 am – 4:30 pm

  • January 31, 2020
  • February 28, 2020
  • September 18, 2020
  • October 16, 2020

CCDET III

Friday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

  • February 7, 2020

Southern California

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

CCDET I: HDVIP / PSIP
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Eventbrite - CCDET I: HDVIP/PSIP

Course Dates

  • Jan 31, 2020 (Fri)
  • Feb 21, 2020 (Fri)
    CCDET I + III Combined class
  • March 20, 2020 (Fri)

CCDET II: DEAM
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Eventbrite - CCDET II: DEAM

Course Dates

  • Feb 28, 2020 (Fri)

CCDET III: CHE
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Eventbrite - CCDET III: Opacity Testing for Cargo Handling Equipment

Course Dates

  • December 13, 2019 (Friday)
  • January 16, 2020 (Thursday)
  • January 17, 2020 (Friday)
  • January 23, 2020 (Thursday)
  • January 24, 2020 (Friday)
  • February 21, 2020 (Friday)

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

CCDET I (HDVIP / PSIP)

8:00 am to 5:00 pm

  • February 21, 2020 (Fri.)
  • March 9, 2020 (Mon.)
  • April 13, 2020 (Mon.)
  • May 11, 2020 (Mon.)

CCDET II (D.E.A.M.)

8:00 am to 5:00 PM

  • February 26, 2020 (Wed.)
  • March 11, 2020 (Wed.)
  • April 15, 2020 (Wed.)
  • May 13, 2020 (Wed.)

CCDET III (CHE)

12:00 pm to 4:00 PM

  • February 19, 2020 (Wed.)
  • March 24, 2020 (Mon.)

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

CCDET I

Friday

  • May 3, 2019
  • June 7, 2019
  • August 23, 2019
  • October 4, 2019
  • December 6, 2019
    CCDET II

    Friday

    • October 12, 2018

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    Website Admin: Boldinke@lattc.edu (Ken Bolding)

    This page last reviewed Jan 27, 2020 @ 2:17 pm.