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2018 Fall Classes

DESL Diesel Technology

Prepares students to effectively perform visual inspections and preventative maintenance operations at different levels on machines. Also covers proper lubricants, fluids, and fittings. Types and uses of machines, proper tooling, basic mechanical systems, and safety are stressed. Introduction to various machine systems and adjustments are included.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72746 J01 Neil Voelckers,
Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 116
Friday
10:30a - 5:00p
8/31 - 10/12
Technical Ed Center 124
Friday
10:30a - 5:00p
8/31 - 10/12
Technical Ed Center 110
Friday
10:30a - 5:00p
8/31 - 10/12

No notes

Tuition and fees: $508 (additional charges may apply)

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Designed for the owner/operator of a diesel engine in a boat, pick-up, or other application, this course will familiarize students with diesel engine operation, maintenance, and minor repairs. At least half of each class period is spent working on real diesel engines in our well equipped lab. No tools or previous mechanical experience is needed. Learn to be comfortable owning or operating your diesel engine.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78707 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 110
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 4:30p
12/10 - 12/15
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon - Sat
8:00a - 4:30p
12/10 - 12/15

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $876 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 110Save 25%
6 CR
This course covers all aspects of diesel engines that are used in modern heavy equipment including marine, truck and stationary applications. Troubleshooting, repair, parts reuse, and engine rebuilding are included. One full day each week is spent in the lab rebuilding a diesel engine. Students can bring their own diesel engine to rebuild with the permission of the instructor.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72747 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 110
Wednesday
9:00a - 4:00p
8/27 - 12/15
Technical Ed Center 124
Monday
9:00a - 11:45a
8/27 - 12/15

Wednesday meetings include one-half hour lunch.

Tuition and fees: $1364 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78232 J02 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 116
Monday
9:00a - 4:00p
8/27 - 12/15
Technical Ed Center 110
Monday
9:00a - 4:00p
8/27 - 12/15
Technical Ed Center 119
Wednesday
9:00a - 11:45a
8/27 - 12/15

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1364 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77059 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/22 - 11/9
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Mon - Fri
8:00a - 5:00p
10/22 - 11/9

This class is part of the QMED/MMSW cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit of previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $1152 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 121Save 25%
3 CR
Covers history and origins of electrical theory through the generation of electricity. Includes diagnosis, minor repair and general service of alternators, starters and batteries.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72748 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
8/28 - 10/11
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
8/28 - 10/11
Technical Ed Center 116
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
8/28 - 10/11

No notes

Tuition and fees: $722 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 125Save 25%
3 CR
Basic laws governing hydraulic design, layout and application. Introduction to components to include: disassembly and reassembly of pumps, motors, control valves and cylinders. Understanding of hoses, pipe fittings, seals and gaskets.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77060 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
11/26 - 12/4
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 4:00p
11/26 - 12/4

This class is part of the QMED/MMSW cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit if previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $576 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 130Save 25%
2 CR
This class will cover application, system operations, maintenance and safety principals of refrigeration. Students will learn about components making up a refrigerant. Troubleshooting and avoiding common problems included.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72749 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 110
Mon, Fri
6:00p - 9:15p
10/22 - 12/7
Technical Ed Center 116
Mon, Fri
6:00p - 9:15p
10/22 - 12/7
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Fri
6:00p - 9:15p
10/22 - 12/7

No notes

Tuition and fees: $508 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
77061 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 12:00p
9/26 - 10/12
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 12:00p
9/26 - 10/12

This class is part of the QMED/MMSW cohort. Students must register for all courses in the cohort with the exception of MTR129, Basic Safety Training, which they may omit if previously taken.

Tuition and fees: $384 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 131
3 CR
Theory, diagnosis, and repair of automotive electrical systems, to include testing tools, schematics, and computers.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72750 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
10/16 - 12/6
Technical Ed Center 116
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
10/16 - 12/6
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:15p
10/16 - 12/6

Prerequisite: DESL S121 or concurrent enrollment.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $881 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 263Save 25%
3 CR
A study in the operation, maintenance and repair of marine transmissions and other shipboard gearing units like winches and stern drives.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72751 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 110
Tuesday
10:00a - 3:00p
8/27 - 12/15
Technical Ed Center 119
Tuesday
10:00a - 3:00p
8/27 - 12/15
Technical Ed Center 116
Tuesday
10:00a - 3:00p
8/27 - 12/15

Course meeting times include one-half hour for lunch.

Tuition and fees: $722 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 291
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
72752 J01 Tom Dolan
Arranged
8/27 - 12/15

Pass/Fail grading.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required to register. Internships are experience-based courses that place a student in an organization under the supervision of both a qualified professional on the site and a faculty member from the academic discipline. Students must be admitted to a university program, and show educational preparedness for the internship and its connection to their academic goals.

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 293P
3 CR
Builds on all previously offered diesel courses. This years projects will include: airbrake valve and plumbing installation, wheel bearing replacement and the rebuilding of rear-end, PTO and hydraulic valve work on two trucks, and driver safety accessory's on a highway tractor.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
78493 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 120
Friday
10:00a - 5:30p
10/19 - 12/7
Technical Ed Center 110
Friday
10:00a - 5:30p
10/19 - 12/7
Technical Ed Center 119
Friday
10:00a - 5:30p
10/19 - 12/7

Pass/Fail grading.

Section requirement: instructor approval required.

Tuition and fees: $901 (additional charges may apply)

 

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2019 Spring Classes

DESL Diesel Technology

Designed for the owner/operator of a diesel engine in a boat, pick-up, or other application, this course will familiarize students with diesel engine operation, maintenance, and minor repairs. At least half of each class period is spent working on real diesel engines in our well equipped lab. No tools or previous mechanical experience is needed. Learn to be comfortable owning or operating your diesel engine.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32815 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:00p
3/5 - 4/25
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
6:00p - 10:00p
3/5 - 4/25

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $801 (additional charges may apply)

CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36608 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
2/26 - 4/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
2/26 - 4/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
2/26 - 4/13
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Tue, Thu
5:30p - 8:30p
2/26 - 4/13

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $835 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 107
4 CR
Diesel injection systems will be covered in detail including mechanical pumps and injectors through current electronic common rail fuel systems. Diesel emission control systems and diesel intake air systems will also be covered. Introduction to essential electronic theory including use of scan tools in the diagnostic process combined with use of Internet-based service information systems.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32816 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 110
Mon, Wed
1:00p - 5:15p
1/14 - 3/6
Technical Ed Center 116
Mon, Wed
1:00p - 5:15p
1/14 - 3/6
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
1:00p - 5:15p
1/14 - 3/6

Prerequisite: DESL S121 or AUTO S121 or instructor permission.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $1168 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 125Save 25%
3 CR
Basic laws governing hydraulic design, layout and application. Introduction to components to include: disassembly and reassembly of pumps, motors, control valves and cylinders. Understanding of hoses, pipe fittings, seals and gaskets.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32817 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 116
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:00p
1/15 - 2/28
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:00p
1/15 - 2/28
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
1:30p - 5:00p
1/15 - 2/28

No notes

Tuition and fees: $742 (additional charges may apply)

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CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36664 J02 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
9:00a - 12:30p
1/15 - 2/28
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
9:00a - 12:30p
1/15 - 2/28
Technical Ed Center 116
Tue, Thu
9:00a - 12:30p
1/15 - 2/28

No notes

Tuition and fees: $742 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 142
3 CR
Pipe types and piping systems identification are taught. Safety around high pressure systems is stressed. Installation and repair of pipe components including pumps, valves, gaskets, seals, and coupling systems will be covered. Basic pipe layout and routing will be practiced.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36667 J01 Steffen Frazier
Welding Tech WELD
Tuesday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4
Technical Ed Center 124
Tuesday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $901 (additional charges may apply)

Covers all aspects of mounting and installing drive and driven equipment and machines: location and setting of baseplates, prealignment and mounting of the equipment, installing and adjusting of the different types of drive coupling systems, and final adjustment and alignment. Conveyor belt systems will also be covered with an emphasis on conveyor safety. The student will learn the uses, installation, adjustment and maintenance of the different types of conveyor systems.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36668 J01 Steffen Frazier
Welding Tech WELD
Thursday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4
Technical Ed Center 124
Thursday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $901 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 180Save 25%
3 CR
Study of AC power generation methods used in marine and industrial applications. The interface of diesel engines to power generation is strongly emphasized. Covers AC generation theory, safety, regulation, installation, troubleshooting, and repair of the types of units commonly used in Southeast Alaska.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32818 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 116
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4
Technical Ed Center 119
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4
Technical Ed Center 110
Saturday
9:00a - 1:00p
1/14 - 5/4

Prerequisite: AUTO S121/DESL S121.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $742 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 193P
1 CR
Introduction to fluid power. Controls, pumps, motors and actuators will be discussed. Reading of hydraulic symbols and schematics will be stressed. Assembly and operation of elementary hydraulic circuits in a hydraulic lab.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36611 K03 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
4/8 - 4/24
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
4/8 - 4/24

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $270 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 193P
1 CR
Introduction to refrigeration, the mechanisms of heat transfer and the necessary components. Use of manifold gauge sets and the determination of proper system operation by observation of correct operating pressures, superheat and subcooling. Applicable EPA 608 regulations will be discussed and the opportunity to test (additional fee applies) for EPA I, II, III and Universal Certification will be offered.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36610 K02 Lawrence O'Loane
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 116
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
3/18 - 4/3
Ketchikan Regnl MT/Career Ctr 123
Mon, Wed
5:30p - 8:30p
3/18 - 4/3

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $270 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 193P
1 CR
This course is intended for mariners studying for the USCG Junior Engineer exam. Main topics related to the USCG exam will be covered in class and study material will be provided. After finishing the course, students must take and pass the USCG Junior Engineer exam at a USCG Regional Exam Center in order to obtain the Junior Engineer rating. Taking this course does not guarantee the student will pass the USCG exam.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36609 K01 Lawrence O'Loane
Paul Building 105
Mon - Fri
9:00a - 11:59a
2/11 - 2/22
Paul Building 515
Mon - Thu
1:00p - 4:00p
2/11 - 2/22
Paul Building 516
Friday
1:00p - 4:00p
2/11 - 2/22

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $245 (additional charges may apply)

DESL 225Save 25%
3 CR
Advanced hydraulics systems incorporating variable displacement pumps, proportional control valves, hydraulic load sensing systems, and hydrostatic power trains. Schematic interpretation, testing, and adjusting of hydraulic and electronic controls are emphasized. Course includes classroom and hands-on labs.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32819 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 116
Tue, Thu
1:00p - 5:00p
3/5 - 3/7
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
1:00p - 5:00p
3/5 - 3/7
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
1:00p - 5:00p
3/5 - 3/7
Technical Ed Center 119
Tue, Thu
1:00p - 5:00p
3/19 - 4/25
Technical Ed Center 116
Tue, Thu
1:00p - 5:00p
3/19 - 4/25
Technical Ed Center 110
Tue, Thu
1:00p - 5:00p
3/19 - 4/25

Prerequisite: DESL S125 or concurrent enrollment.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $742 (additional charges may apply)

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An in-depth study of the various types of braking systems used in current trucks and heavy equipment applications. This course also prepares the student to take the State of Alaska Commercial Driver's License (CDL) "class B" written exam and obtain a 2-year CDL temporary learner's permit.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
36620 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 110
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 9:00p
1/14 - 3/4
Technical Ed Center 116
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 9:00p
1/14 - 3/4
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 9:00p
1/14 - 3/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $528 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 255Save 25%
2 CR
A thorough study of heavy equipment frames and suspension systems and their components. Adjustments, repairs and cautions along with tire and track alignments.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32821 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 110
Mon, Wed
1:30p - 4:30p
3/18 - 4/29
Technical Ed Center 116
Mon, Wed
1:30p - 4:30p
3/18 - 4/29
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
1:30p - 4:30p
3/18 - 4/29

No notes

Tuition and fees: $528 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 260Save 25%
3 CR
Basic operation and repair of heavy equipment components from the flywheel to the wheels or tracks: clutches, transmissions, transfer cases, differentials, multi-speed rear ends, and final drives.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32822 J01 Tom Dolan
Technical Ed Center 110
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:00p
3/18 - 4/29
Technical Ed Center 119
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:00p
3/18 - 4/29
Technical Ed Center 116
Mon, Wed
6:00p - 10:00p
3/18 - 4/29

No notes

Tuition and fees: $742 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 261Save 25%
3 CR
Mechanical and electrical systems on pleasure and commercial vessels. Includes engine installation, shaft alignment, propeller calculation, fuel and water systems, and other marine system design and installation. Should be taken concurrently with DESL S262.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32823 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 119
Friday
9:30a - 12:30p
1/14 - 5/4

No notes

Tuition and fees: $642 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 262Save 25%
2 CR
Supplements DESL S261 with specific exercises. Engine, shaft and propeller, exhaust, electrical and other systems are designed, installed and tested. Should be taken concurrently with DESL S261.
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32824 J01 Neil Voelckers
Technical Ed Center 110
Friday
1:30p - 5:30p
1/14 - 5/4
Technical Ed Center 116
Friday
1:30p - 5:30p
1/14 - 5/4

Pass/Fail grading.

No notes

Tuition and fees: $528 (additional charges may apply)

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DESL 291
3 CR
CRN SECTION INSTRUCTOR MEETS
32825 J01 Tom Dolan
Arranged
1/14 - 5/4

Pass/Fail grading.

Section requirement: Instructor approval required for registration. Contact your advisor to arrange internship.

Tuition and fees: $901 (additional charges may apply)

 
 
 

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