Introduces students and builds basic skills to install, maintain, and operate hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and electronic automated equipment used in manufacturing industries. Students will be introduced to diagnostics and repair of equipment components. Upon completion of the certificate, students will be eligible for entry level positions in manufacturing as production workers or maintenance technicians.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|1010311500||MS Word Beginning
Provides practice in using basic word processing functions and features of MS Word.
|1010312600||MS Excel Beginning
Develops skills in using basic spreadsheet functions of MS Excel for business users.
|1044910000||Industrial Safety Fundamentals
Introduces general safety for a manufacturing environment while raising the awareness of the worker to the hazards around them, and how to best protect themselves while working safely. Students will earn an OSHA 30 card and confined space certificate upon completion.
|1046212000||Basic Hydraulics for Industrial Mechanic
Exposes the student to the theories and basic components of hydraulics. Basic component construction and operation is explored. The theory of function is supplemented by hands on disassembly and assembly of actual industrial components.
|1046212500||Basic Pneumatics for Industrial Mechanic
Exposes the student to the theories and basic components of pneumatics. Basic component construction and operation is explored. The theory of function is supplemented by hands on disassembly and assembly of actual industrial components.
|1046212600||Industrial Electronic Concepts
Introduces the student to basics of electricity needs by the industrial mechanic. Included are basic electrical theory, operation and use of the Volt-Ohm meter, AC and DC electric motors, motor controls and wiring, and applications as needed to install, operate, and control industrial machines.
At A Glance
How You'll Learn
Term Start Dates
|Fall 2020: September 2||Spring 2021: January 6||Summer 2021: May 7|
Start dates represent the beginning of a new term. Certain programs or courses may not be available to start every term. Please view the course schedules for a list of upcoming classes or contact the Welcome Center at 715-365-4493.
*Based on 10-level courses—materials, books, and fees may be additional
What You'll Learn
- Practice industry recognized safety practices and guidelines, including the use of personal protective equipment in an industrial operating environment.
- Prepare and maintain documentation of work orders, repair work completed, and safety procedures implemented.
- Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair industrial machinery and manufacturing equipment, using appropriate tools, materials, and methods.
Your Potential Careers
- Machinery Maintenance Worker
- Machinery Repair
Median Annual Salary
Your application can be submitted online, it takes just a few minutes to complete.