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Heavy Duty Vehicle (HDVIP) and Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP)



CCDET (California Council on Diesel Education and Technology) approved course covering California’s Heavy Duty Vehicle Inspection Program (HDVIP) and Periodic Smoke Inspection Program (PSIP) program for technicians.

The 8-hour, one-day course will include:
♦  Regulations
♦  Record keeping
♦  Smoke test procedures includes Certificate and all materials.


                            Thursday, February 21, 2019                Closed

                            Thursday, March 14, 2019                      Closed

                            Thursday, April 11, 2019                          Closed

Time:                   8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where:                Palomar College, San Marcos Campus
Classroom:         Diesel Mechanics Shop, ITC-113C
Cost:                   $175.00

NOTE:  This class, its content, and the final examination are in English only. Additionally, basic computer skills are required. 

Call our office staff at (760) 891-7892 for more information.

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PARKING POLICY: (ENFORCED 7 DAYS/WEEK) You must park in general lots only. Daily Parking Permit cost is $5.00. The daily permit machines in lots 3, 5, 9, and 12 accept cash, 5 and 1 dollar bills, change, ATM, and credit cards.

IMPORTANT NOTICES:  All students must be pre-registered at least 48 hours in advance with a valid e-mail address. Refunds will not be granted for withdrawals with less than 48-hour notice prior to class or for no shows.
Classes are limited to the first 24 students with paid enrollment. Spaces cannot be reserved without payment.

No substitutions the day of the class! 

For overnight attendees:  The lodging accommodations closest to Palomar College:

Residence Inn: at 1245 Los Vallecitos Blvd., San Marcos, CA, (800) 627-7468

Hampton Inn:   at 23 E. Carmel St., San Marcos, CA,              (760) 736-9249.





Last modified on April 16, 2019