Program Start Date: Any Term
Minimum Program Length: 42 academic weeks; 3 terms day; 39 credits
Curriculum Code: 71226
The Industrial Repair Technology Program is designed to prepare students for employment in the industrial maintenance field. This program includes theory and skill training in basic electricity, industrial computers, mechanical systems, preventive maintenance and installation.
Students gain experience and skills needed to perform routine maintenance, diagnosis, repairs, and installation involving mechanical systems, equipment, and in an industrial environment. Problem-solving skills included in the curriculum teach students how to perform basic diagnostic tests, check performance, and test damaged machine parts to determine whether major repairs are necessary.
Industrial repairer, plant mechanic, machine rebuilder, mechanical technician, machine installer, equipment rigger, millwright.
Graduates can apply credits earned as a career ladder toward a degree and gain additional credentials in more specific, degree programs such as Automated Manufacturing, Industrial Electronics, Industrial Repair, Machine Tool, Mechatronics or Production Associate Technology.
EEDA Career Cluster:
Manufacturing, Architecture & Construction, Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources, and Transportation, Distribution and Logistics