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DST – Dealer Service Technology Instructor Qualifications


Caterpillar Specific certification in all areas of instruction is required within the first year of hire for full time faculty.  AAS or Bachelors Degree (or higher) in diesel service or a field appropriate to diesel service is preferred but not required.


Five years recent diesel service experience required. Recent experience teaching at the college level or industry trainer experience or a combination of full-time equivalent teaching at the college level and industry trainer experience may be substituted, year for year, for recent diesel service experience.

Approved November 2014