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Advanced Marine Diesel

Private garage in Vancouver. Address will be emailed to participants.

26 Mar 2017 0930h - 1630h  

Members $150 / Non-Members $180

The instructor will review fuel, cooling, electrical and lubrication systems.  Students will learn the correct procedure for bleeding the fuel system and will actually remove and replace the following components:

  • Alternator
  • Starter Motor
  • Fuel Injectors

The course is done using a working diesel engine on a stand in a garage. This allows easy access for explanations and for doing service work.

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


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.


Please bring a bag lunch, snacks and drink to the course.

Work Clothing Required

This is a hand-on engine course.  You will get greasy.  Please dress in appropriate clothing. The garage is not heated so you also need warm clothing.

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