Automation & Production Technology
This program prepares students with a broad foundation of knowledge and skills for employment in Automation and Production positions. The course content includes providing students with knowledge and technically oriented experiences in the study of hydraulics, pneumatics, Computer-aided drafting (CAD), sensors, programmable logic controls (PLCs) and electromechanical systems. Content will have direct application to the fields of manufacturing, engineering and robotics.
Upon certification, students can articulate up to 15 college credit hours in an engineering technology program at any state college.
Automation & Production Technology:
|Course #||OCP||Course Title||Hours|
|ETI0485||D||Automation and Production Technician||150|
8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
After successfully completing this program, students are eligible to test for certification in all four areas of the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) Certified Production Technician (CPT) exam. Additionally, students obtaining a passing score on the MSSC/CPT exam will be eligible to receive 15 credit hours towards an Associate of Science degree in Engineering Technology at any state college.