• Certified Maintenance Technician


  • Career Pathways Certificate of Completion

    Catalog Year 2018-2019

    The one-year Certified Maintenance technician certificate includes all of the first year courses in the two year Mechatronics AAS degree. This coursework provides students a foundation in mechanical and electrical systems encountered in industrial environments. Students will learn skills in troubleshooting as well as industrial safety, measurement, and pneumatics that will prepare them to work in several industry sectors.

    Program Outcomes

    At the completion of this program, the student should be able to:

    • Demonstrate appropriate industrial safety practices in a manufacturing environment
    • Participate effectively in a workplace environment
    • Apply a systematic approach to troubleshooting problems
    • Read and Interpret industrial schematics
    • Demonstrate intermediate level knowledge of pneumatic, mechanical, and electrical systems
    • Describe and perform basic welding and machining processes on ferrous metals
    • Use hand and shop tools effectively to complete common maintenance tasks
    • Identify and use appropriate test equipment
    First Quarter (Fall)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    MEC101 Introduction to Mechatronics
    1
    MEC110 Introduction to Manual Machine Tools
    3
    MEC112 Measurement Tools
    2
    MEC113 Industrial Safety
    2
    MEC141 Pneumatics I
    3
    MEC142 Pneumatics II
    2
    13
    Second Quarter (Winter)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    MEC115 Print Reading
    2
    MEC121 Mechanical Drives I
    4
    MEC122 Mechanical Drives II
    4
    MEC123 Mechanical Drives III
    4
    14
    Third Quarter (Spring)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    MEC131 AC/DC Electrical Systems
    3
    MEC132 Electric Motors
    4
    MEC133 Motor Controls
    4
    12
    Pre-First or Fourth Quarter (Summer)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    MEC160

    Introduction to Maintenance Welding or
    WLD116 General Welding

    2-3
    2-3
    Total 41-42