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

Heavy-Duty Vehicle Inspection Program (HDVIP)

Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP)

Length: 1 Day (8 hours)

Price: $175

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

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

  • September 9, 2017
  • November 4, 2017

CCDET II

  • October 14, 2017
  • December 9, 2017

San Franciso Bay Area

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

CCDET I

  • December 1, 2017

CCDET II

  • December 2, 2017

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

  • December 8, 2017
  • January 26, 2018
  • February 9, 2018
  • March 9, 2018
  • April 6, 2018
  • May 18, 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

  • Jan 10, 2018

Thursday

  • Feb 15, 2018
  • March 15, 2018
  • April 12, 2018
  • May 17, 2018

Wednesday

  • June 13, 2018
  • July 18, 2018
  • Aug 15, 2018

Thursday

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

CCDET II

Thursday

  • Jan 11, 2018

Friday

  • Feb 16, 2018
  • March 16, 2018
  • April 13, 2018
  • May 18, 2018

Thursday

  • June 14, 2018
  • July 19, 2018
  • Aug 16, 2018

Friday

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

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

CCDET I

Tuesday

  • Jan 16, 2018

Friday

  • Feb 2, 2018
  • March 2, 2018
  • April 6, 2018

CCDET II

Wednesday

  • Jan 17, 2018

Friday

  • Feb 9, 2018
  • March 9, 2018
  • April 13, 2018

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

CCDET I

Friday

  • February 9, 2018
  • March 2, 2018
  • May 11, 2018
  • June 1, 2018
  • August 17, 2018
  • October 5, 2018

Wednesday

  • December 5, 2018

CCDET II

Friday

  • April 13, 2018
  • October 12, 2018

This page last reviewed Dec 15, 2017 @ 10:45 am.