DIM0007 Heavy Truck Brake Systems 1 (CCP)

The course provides an introduction to the operation and maintenance of truck air brake system. The areas covered will include: air supply circuits, air compressors, governors, air dryers, evaporators, brake control valves, and parking/emergency brake circuits. This course also covers the types of foundation brakes and related mechanical systems. Instruction will consist of classroom and laboratory activities designed to meet industry standards and safety.


150 clock hours

Prerequisites and Corequisites

Prerequisite: DIM0303 (with a grade of C or higher); Corequisites: VPI0100, VPI0200, VPI0300