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Advanced Diesel with David West

At a private home - in the garage: we will provide the address after members have registered.

03 Dec 2017 0900h - 1630h  

Members $145 / Non-Members $175

David West

This course will provide a review of fuel, cooling, electrical and lubrication systems.  Students will learn the correct procedure for bleeding the fuel system and will remove and replace the following components in an engine:

  • Alternator
  • Starter Motor
  • Fuel Injectors


This is an advanced course.  Therefore, students should have completed a BCA intermediate level diesel course or be very familiar with diesel engine operation and maintenance.

About the Instructor

David West is a highly experienced and knowledgeable diesel mechanic and instructor who comes highly recommended by a number of people who have attended his courses.  He is also a sailing instructor. Some of his credentials include:

  • Licensed diesel mechanic with over 40 years of experience
  • Operated marine repair business for over 15 years
  • Operations Manager for Cooper Boating for 10 years
  • CYA Learn to Cruise Advanced Instructor & Instructor Evaluator

Work Clothing Required

Since this is a hands-on engine course, chances are you will get greasy.  Please dress in appropriate clothing and wear gloves if you wish.

For More Information and to Register – Click Here


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