Automation Certificate

The automation certificate program is designed to prepare the student for employment as a technician in an industrial environment that uses automated assembly or processing equipment. Students are provided with knowledge and experiences in the areas of analog and digital electronics and fluid power. The program also provides individuals currently employed as maintenance personnel an opportunity to update their technical knowledge and skills with training and experiences using state-of-the-art high technology equipment.

Course Sequence

Fall

INTC 1305Intro to Instrumentation

3

ELPT 1311Basic Electrical Theory

3

ELMT 1301Programmable Logic Controllers

3

ELPT 1341Motor Control

3

PTRT 1313Industrial Safety

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ELPT 1325Survey of National Electric Code

3

PTRT 2359Petroleum Computer Applications

3

RBTC 1355Sensors

3

ELPT 2325National Electrical Code II

3

ELMT 2339Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers

3

Total Credit Hours:15