Industrial Maintenance Technician (CA)

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The certificate program is designed to provide students with marketable entry level skills in machining, mechatronics and welding which can lead to employment as an installation, maintenance and repair worker helper or production worker within the manufacturing industry.

Major Area Requirements
BTEC 150COMPUTER BUSINESS APPLICATIONS5
HLTH 120ADULT CPR AND FIRST AID1
MACH 111BASIC GENERAL MACHINING PROCESSES5
MTX  100INDUSTRIAL SAFETY1
MTX  101DC FUNDAMENTALS3
MTX  102AC FUNDAMENTALS4
MTX  105BASIC HYDRAULICS3
MTX  107BASIC PNEUMATICS2
MTX  123PICK AND PLACE ROBOT3
or MTX  125 SERVO ROBOT
WELD 102INTRODUCTION TO WELDING6
WELD 140GAS METAL ARC WELDING6
or WELD 144 SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING
MACH 235ELEMENTARY METALLURGY2
MACH 236ELEMENTARY METALLURGY LAB2
Total Credits/Units43

To learn more about this program's employment outlook, approximate cost and potential careers, please visit the Gainful Employment Program Information page.

Program Outcomes

Program outcomes are overarching skills that are emphasized and reinforced throughout several courses in a specific program; they are measurable statements that define what students should know or be able to do by the end of a certificate or degree at Clark College. After successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate compliance of all shop safety regulations.
  • Interpret blueprints associated with project or machinery.
  • Perform entry-level skills for setup and operation of manual machines.
  • Operate, measure, and modify software-driven industrial control systems.
  • Operate manual, semi-automatic, and automatic welding equipment to fuse metal joints.