Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Basic Mechatronics Specialist Technical Certificate of Credit provides students with the necessary skills and understanding to perform installation, diagnostic and repair to mechatronic systems and automated equipment. The program focuses on Motor Controls and Programmable Logic Controllers.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will identify and troubleshoot three-phase motor windings.
• Students will wire a motor control circuit.
• Students will perform installation and configuration of I/O devices to programmable logic controller.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Tifton, Tift County High School, and Cairo College and Career Academy

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Basic Mechatronics Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 10 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.


Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (10 hours)
AUMF 1120 Programmable Controllers 5
IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I 5
Smith, Donald
Mechatronics Faculty
School of Industrial Technology
Tift County High School