Service Oiler 320 Hours / M304

Start Date Time Where DetailsApplication Fee
3/6/2018 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM Palmer, AK 3/6/18 to 4/27/18. Consists of four, ten hour days. Apply Now $25.00

Program Description

Students will receive training to fulfill the primary duties of a service oiler which includes checking fluid levels and performing preventive maintenance for equipment on the job site. Students will learn the proper procedures on how to document, identify, adjust and is some cases repair malfunctioning equipment in a safe, compliant and effective manner. Instruction will include safety, air systems/brakes, tires, hydraulic systems, electrical systems, handling hazardous materials, DOT inspection requirements, and basic welding. Over 50% of this program is spent on practical application. Students will be issued a tool kit to keep upon successful completion. 

  • SMAW Basic Welding
  • Introduction to Servicing Heavy Trucks
  • Tools and Fasteners
  • Maintenance Programs
  • Batteries
  • Charging Systems
  • Cranking Systems
  • Chassis Electrical Circuits
  • Diagnosis and Repair of Electrical Circuits
  • Hydraulics
  • Clutches
  • Standard Transmissions
  • Standard Transmission Servicing
  • Driveshaft Assemblies
  • Heavy Duty Truck Axles
  • Heavy Duty Truck Axle Service and Repair
  • Steering and Alignment
  • Suspension Systems
  • Wheels and Tires
  • Air Brake Servicing
  • Vehicle Chassis Frame
  • OSHA 30 Hour General Industry
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • OSHA Forklift Safety
  • Qualified Rigger & Signal Person
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER
Certifications or Certificates

Graduates who successfully complete the course have the opportunity to earn the following certifications or certificates.

  • OSHA 30 Hour General Industry
  • 40 Hour HAZWOPER
  • Qualified Rigger & Signal Person
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • OSHA Forklift Safety
  • NIT Certificate of Completion
Length of Program
  • 320 Hours (Homework Required)
Format of Program
  • 8 Weeks (4 days per week, 10 hours each day)
  • Conducted at the Main Campus in Palmer, Alaska
Prerequisites for Enrollment
  • 18 Years of Age or Older
  • DOT Equivalent Drug Test (If accepted, test can be done no more than 10 days before class begins)
  • Pre-Participation Physical
  • Social Security Card
  • Valid Alaska Driver's License or State Issued Photo ID Card
Recommended Work Gear
  • Leather Steel Toed Boots meeting ANSI Standard 2413
Upcoming CoursesCourse Cost: 
$8,800. 2018 prices subject to change. Please contact 907-357-6400 for more information.

It is the applicant's responsibility to secure funding or provide payment for tuition and any training related costs. Additional costs not included in this price are, but not limited to: drug test and physicals, transportation, room and board, child care, etc.