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Industrial Repair Technology Certificate

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Program Start Date: Any Term
Minimum Program Length: 42 academic weeks; 3 terms day; 39 credits
Curriculum Code: 71226

Program Description

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.

Practical Experience

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.

Professional Opportunities

Industrial repairer, plant mechanic, machine rebuilder, mechanical technician, machine installer, equipment rigger, millwright.

Unique Aspects

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

Total Credits: 39

Semester Display

Total Credits: 39

Program Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate understanding of the theory and operation of basic industrial systems.
  2. Read and understand blueprints and schematic diagrams.
  3. Install and connect components and circuits used in basic industrial systems.
  4. Function effectively as a member of a technical team.
  5. Analyze, test, troubleshoot and repair components and circuits used in basic industrial systems.

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