Industrial Mechanics Certificate

Level 1 Workforce Certificate

Upon completion of the Level 1 Workforce Certificate, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate communication skills.
  • Demonstrate the attributes of a positive work ethic.
  • Demonstrate eye and hand coordination and dexterity.
  • Demonstrate the application of and the ability to properly use the common hand tools.
  • Demonstrate form perception and spatial relations in the common construction of hydraulics, pneumatics.
  • Demonstrate the skills necessary for maintaining Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC).

This certificate can be completed through a mix of face-to-face and online classes. The program is designed to take one year, or 42 weeks, to complete and is comprised of the following suggested pathway or course of study.

Certificate Requirements

First Semester

First semester courses and credits required to earn the Industrial Mechanics Certificate
RUBRIC NUMBER COURSE TITLE SEMESTER
CREDIT HOURS
DFTG 1309 BASIC COMPUTER-AIDED DRAFTING 3
INMT 1305 INTRODUCTION TO INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE 3
HYDR 1345 HYDRAULICS AND PNEUMATICS 3
INMT 2303 PUMPS, COMPRESSORS & MECHANICAL DRIVES 3
Total credit hours for this semester
TOTAL HOURS 12

Second Semester

Second semester courses and credits required to earn the Industrial Mechanics Certificate
RUBRIC NUMBER COURSE TITLE SEMESTER
CREDIT HOURS
ELPT 1319 FUNDAMENTALS OF ELECTRICITY I 3
ELPT 1341 MOTOR CONTROL 3
ELPT 2305 MOTORS AND TRANSFORMERS 3
ELPT 2319 PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS I 3
TECM 1301 INDUSTRIAL MATHEMATICS 3
Total credit hours for this semester
TOTAL HOURS 15

Third Semester

Third semester courses and credits required to earn the Industrial Mechanics Certificate
RUBRIC NUMBER COURSE TITLE SEMESTER
CREDIT HOURS
INMT 2345 INDUSTRIAL TROUBLESHOOTING 3
Total credit hours for this semester
TOTAL HOURS 3

Total Credit Hours: 30

Capstone Requirement: Students completing the certificate must pass a comprehensive program exam with a score of 70% or higher to satisfy the capstone requirement. Exam must be scheduled with the Division Chair.