• Industrial Automation


  • Career Pathways Certificate of Completion

    Catalog Year 2018-2019

    The Industrial Automation Certificate is designed for industrial maintenance professionals looking to gain skills in factory automation technologies. This certificate will train students to troubleshoot and program basic PLC's and industrial FANUC robots. Students should have prior knowledge of AC/DC electronics, electric motors and sensors.

    Program Outcomes

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

    • Demonstrate basic knowledge in automation control systems
    • Operate and program basic industrial robots and programmable logic controllers
    • Interact with automated systems following standard safety procedures
    First Quarter (Winter)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    MEC231 Programmable Logic Controllers I
    4
    MEC232 Programmable Logic Control II
    5
    9
    Second Quarter (Spring)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    MEC251 Robotics I
    3
    MEC252 Robotics II
    3
    6
    Total 15