BASIC MECHATRONICS TECHNICIAN
Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Description: The Basic Mechatronics Technician Technical Certificate of Credit is designed to provide students with entry level understanding and skills to perform duties on Mechatronic equipment. The skills include an introduction to DC and AC Circuits, Pneumatic Systems, Industrial Controls and PLCs. Students will receive both lecture/instructor led curriculum along with practical hands-on sessions. Students will obtain knowledge which will provide an understanding of the basic technologies used in industry to achieve automated processes.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will create and execute a program with an industrial robotic arm to perform a standard pick and place operation.
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 Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.
Credits Required for Graduation: 12 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.