Skills Certificate, Advanced Manufacturing Workforce

This is a draft edition of the 2022-2023 catalog. Information is subject to change.

Program Description

The Skills Certificate, Advanced Manufacturing Workforce, is designed as an employment credential for people with no manufacturing experience. Students will train for a new career in just a few weeks through our self-paced training format. Students will learn terminology and processes used in manufacturing, precision measurement, safety, and quality systems.

This program is not eligible for financial aid. However, it may be eligible for scholarship funding if the student is awarded scholarships.

Recommended Course Schedule

Plan of Study Grid
1st semesterUnits
ELM 110 Electrical/Electronic Circuits 4
 Semester Total4
2nd semester
MPT 110 Automated Production Concepts I 3
ELM 127 Introduction to AC Controls 3
 Semester Total6
 Total Units10
ELM 110Electrical/Electronic Circuits4
OR
ELM 110M Electrical Safety and Theory 1
ELM 110M Devices & Symbols/Digital Multi Meters (DMM) 1
ELM 110M Ohm's Law 1
ELM 110M Series Circuits 1
ELM 110M Parallel Circuits 1
ELM 110M Combination Circuits 1
ELM 110M Alternating Current Theory 1
ELM 110M Inductance and Capacitance 1
MPT 110Automated Production Concepts I3
OR
MPT 110M Production System Overview 1
MPT 110M Manufacturing Process Management 1
MPT 110M Automated Manufacturing Overview 1
MPT 110M Industrial Documentation 1
MPT 110M Manual Assembly Manufacturing 1
MPT 110M Intro to Industrial Instrumentation & Process Control 1
ELM 127Introduction to AC Controls3
OR
ELM 127M Line Logic Diagrams and Mechanical Control Schematics 1
ELM 127M Industrial Power Distribution 1
ELM 127M Manual and Electro-Mechanical Motor Controls 1
ELM 127M Timers, Counters, and Relay Logic Controls 1
ELM 127M AC/DC Motor Drives 1
ELM 127M Troubleshooting, Repair, and Maintenance of Power Systems 1
Total Units10
1

Each M class is 0.5 credits

Students completing the certificate will practice safety at all levels in modern manufacturing or distribution plants.

Student completing the certificate will apply knowledge and skills used to obtain advanced manufacturing/distribution employment.

Students completing the certificate will use quality control standards to troubleshoot inefficiencies in a production/distribution environment.