Fundamental Vehicle Systems, Repair And Fleet Asset Control

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Dates:  8 a.m. Tuesday, December 12, 2017 thru 12 p.m. Friday, December 15, 2017

This 3 ½-day course is designed to assist ground vehicle fleet managers understand major vehicle systems, operation, common repairs and control of the vehicle asset. The curriculum will cover major vehicle systems such as engine, engine performance, transmissions, brakes, steering, suspension, air conditioning, and electrical.  Special emphasis on common repairs and control of the vehicle asset to operations and fiscal supervision are included.

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Transportation Education Center, Room 174
545 North Airport Road
Carbondale, IL 62966

Phone: 618-453-4024

Hotel Information:

  • Carbondale Hampton Inn
    2175 Reed Station Parkway
    618/549-6900 or visit their website
  • Carbondale Holiday Inn
    2300 Reed Station Pkwy
    618/549-2600 or visit their website

Instructors for this course:
Course instructors are Associate Professors Eugene Talley, Sean Boyle, and Assistant Instructors Todd Grant, Ken Pickerill, Kent Meckfessel.

Course Agenda

Question: Contact Todd Grant at 217-561-3600 or email

Cancellation/Refund Policy: No refunds will be issued

Registration Fees: (Cover course instruction only)

  • $500 per person
  • $400 per person – GSA employee

Registration Deadline: Thursday, December 7, 2017

Registration Options:

  • Online
  • By phone with a VISA, Discover, or MasterCard call Conference and Scheduling Services at 618/536-7751
  • Fax registration form with credit card payment information to 618/453-5680 or email