CAROLINA CAT Service Technician Program


More than a career choice. A choice career.

Heavy equipment technician jobs are in demand .

The heavy equipment industry is expecting significant growth over the next few years.

To meet the expected demand for these high-tech and hands-on careers, CPCC’s Diesel and Heavy Equipment   Technology (DHET) program has partnered with Carolina CAT, the Caterpillar dealer for Western North Carolina, to establish the Carolina CAT Service Technician Program.

The program blends Carolina CAT’s industry techniques with CPCC’s state-of-the art facilities to create a unique learning experience that will prepare you to enter the workforce as an entry-level service technician.

Program features include:

  • Courses focused on heavy equipment sold by Carolina CAT.
  • Hands-on activities, including training on Caterpillar equipment.
  • An eight-week Work-based Learning experience with Carolina CAT.
  • Classes led by CPCC’s quality faculty and Carolina CAT’s technical trainers.
  • A convenient location (classes will be offered at CPCC’s Merancas Campus).

High-tech knowledge. Powerful Machines.

As a CAT dealer technician, you enjoy hands-on work with large-scale, high-tech engines and machines. With proper training, you have the opportunity to work with advanced technology – including electronic engine control and electro-hydraulic system controls. You’ll be working with your hands and your head.

Click here to see course schedule.

For more info call Jeremy Taylor at 704.330.4181 or e-mail at: