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

All students will be required to demonstrate college readiness through assessment and/or transcript review and may be required to take placement tests in math, writing, and reading to aid in placing students in the appropriate courses. Students who do not meet required placement levels must enroll in developmental studies courses.

Program Questions

For specific questions about this program or to get appropriate information contact admissions@germanna.edu

Industrial Maintenance Technology Curriculum:

Total Minimum Credits 24
Program Requirements Description Credits
SAF 126 Principles of Industrial Safety 3
ELE 133 Practical Electricity I 3
ELE 156 Electrical Control Systems 3
ELE 233 Programmable Logic Controller Systems I 3
MAC 131 Machine Lab I 3
MAC 132 Machine Lab II 3
MEC 161 Basic Fluid Mechanics-Hydraulics/Pneumatics 3
MEC 165 Applied Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Hydrostatics 3

SUGGESTED SCHEDULING:

Fall

Course Credits
SAF 126 3
ELE 133 3
MAC 131 3
MEC 161 3
Total Credits 12

Spring

Course Credits
ELE 156 3
MAC 132 3
MEC 165 3
ELE 233 3
Total Credits 12