On the afternoon of Friday, July 29th, all Germanna locations will close for staff training. There will be no classes from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Functions at the Daniel Technology Center and Stafford County Center will shut down at 2 p.m. Read more…

Purpose

The purpose is designed to meet the need for trained industrial maintenance technicians. This program is intended for those who wish to work as maintenance employees or those who have just been hired as maintenance employees. It may also assist current employees with upgrading the skills necessary to support and maintain high-technology equipment.

Occupational Objective

Industrial Maintenance Technician, Industrial Process Technician, Engineering Technician

Admission Requirements

In addition to the admission requirements established by the College, all entering students will be required to take placements tests in math, writing, and reading. Students who do not meet required placement levels must enroll in developmental studies courses.

Industrial Maintenance Technology Curriculum:

Total Minimum Credits 24
Program RequirementsDescriptionCredits
SAF 126Principles of Industrial Safety3
ELE 133Practical Electricity I3
ELE 156Electrical Control Systems3
ELE 233Programmable Logic Controller Systems I3
MAC 131Machine Lab I3
MAC 132Machine Lab II3
MEC 132Basic Fluid Mechanics-Hydraulics/Pneumatics3
MEC 165Applied Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydrostatics3

SUGGESTED SCHEDULING:

Fall

CourseCredits
SAF 1263
ELE 1333
MAC 1313
MEC 1613
Total Credits12

Spring

CourseCredits
ELE 1563
MAC 1323
MEC 1653
ELE 2333
Total Credits12