Diesel Equipment Technology
Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
State Qualifying Event:
Skilled and Technical
Competitors cycle through fourteen stations testing and troubleshooting engines, electrical and electronics systems, powertrain systems including chassis, transmissions, and carriers. Competitors demonstrate skills in hydraulic systems, vehicle inspections, fundamental failure analysis, brake systems, air-conditioning systems, and general shop skills. Competitors also perform a job interview and complete a written test.
The career competitions of the SkillsUSA Illinois Championships follow the current edition of the SkillsUSA Technical Standards. These are available to professional members (advisors and teachers) as a membership benefit following their submission of membership.