High-Performance Training for High-Performance Engines

Servicing industry-leading diesel and gas engines requires a highly-trained network of skilled technicians. That’s why Clarke Powered Solutions offers certified Perkins engine training classes to ensure top-of-the-line operation and maintenance.
At our technologically-advanced facility, our award-winning lead trainer provides in-depth, hands-on instruction to all Clarke Powered Solutions technicians before they begin servicing Perkins engines.

Current Courses

41748 – Perkins Electronically Controlled Engines (ILT)

Clarke Powered Solutions 2252 East Pitman Avenue, Wentzville, MO, United States

This course focuses on the engine electrical system, electronic systems, their components and function.  Understanding and applying electrical theory while troubleshooting circuits with a digital multimeter, and the Perkins Electronic […]


General Class Information

Our class sizes are limited, so we encourage early registration. The class fee is due at the time of enrollment. Please include your account and order number on the registration form. If payment is not received, the next qualified applicant will get the class. Clarke Powered Solutions will send you a training confirmation email as soon as we verify your enrollment. Classes can be tailored to meet the specific needs of Clarke Powered Solutions customers. Tuition for custom classes is $425 per day per student with a minimum of five students. This includes materials only (not travel expenses). Clarke Power Solutions, Inc. reserves the right to cancel or reschedule any class.

Classes start at 7:30 a.m. and end each day around 4 p.m. Students must wear suitable clothing and work shoes for working on engines.

Cancellation policy: If you need to cancel the class, we must receive notice at least five days prior to the start of class. Failure to provide notice will result in a $150 fee.

Hotels: Clarke Powered Solutions has special rates with the local hotels below. Students are responsible for hotel, meals and transportation expenses.

Reservations are the responsibility of the applicant. For special rates, identify yourself as a Clarke Powered Solutions student/customer to any of the below.

Drury Inn
170 Mid Rivers Mall Circle
St. Peters, MO 63376

Holiday Inn Express O’Fallon, MO
1175 Technology Dr,
O’Fallon, MO 63368

About Our Lead Trainer

Kevin Fricke, an award-winning Diesel Tech at our Wentzville, MO, location, leads the Clarke Powered Solutions training efforts.

Kevin started with Clarke in 2004 as a technician after graduating from Nashville Automotive Diesel College (NADC). Through his career, he’s worked primarily as an engine and transmission technician. He also expanded his skillset to become an outstanding All Makes technician. Kevin’s participated in state, WheelTime and the National Skills competitions, also known as SuperTech. Over the years, he’s won Missouri and Illinois state competitions. He’s also won multiple individual stations at National competitions.

Kevin also holds an ASE Medium/Heavy Duty Truck, Master certification.

If you have questions about Perkins training classes, please contact Kevin Fricke