Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

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Transportation keeps our economy, people, and products moving. This sector includes careers in transporting, distributing, and coordinating the movement of goods, as well as the repair and maintenance of vehicles and equipment.

Upcoming Workforce Development and Community Education Courses

This course is designed to meet the training and licensing requirements (initial and/or renewal) for the Vehicle Safety and On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) Emissions Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. Upon completion, a student will understand the rules, regulations and procedures for conducting a vehicle safety and OBD emissions inspection; be able to inspect a vehicle properly; and be prepared to sit for the state certification exam.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Daniel Hall - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1009

Instructor: Barbara Johnson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

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This course is designed to provide the student with hands-on knowledge of engine rebuilding techniques to manufacturer's specifications. The student will learn how to completely disassemble engines and check for manufacturer's specifications and reassemble. Emphasis will be placed on the proper use of special tools and testing equipment. Upon completion students will be able to explain operating principles of engines, name major parts of engines, work safely in the shop, explain how force work and torque are related to horsepower, define horsepower, list and explain combustion chamber designs, properly run rack, time injectors, adjust values, and adjust governors.

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1600

Instructor: Frank Blevins

Comments: Jeff Shore wjshore321@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6206

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This course is designed to meet the training and licensing requirements (initial and/or renewal) for the Vehicle Safety and On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) Emissions Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. Upon completion, a student will understand the rules, regulations and procedures for conducting a vehicle safety and OBD emissions inspection; be able to inspect a vehicle properly; and be prepared to sit for the state certification exam.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Daniel Hall - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1009

Instructor: Barbara Johnson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

Visit the WDCE page for a complete list of upcoming courses. Many courses are offered online via Ed2Go.

Is there a specific course you would like to see offered? Contact cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu.