Certificate of Completion in Automated Industrial Technology I (HLC/DOE FA Hold) Automated Industrial Technology I

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The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Automated Industrial Technology I prepares students to troubleshoot, maintain and repair a variety of automated electro-mechanical, product assembly and product distribution systems that use other methodologies to accomplish system management. These systems include mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical and electronic devices. Through this certificate, graduates will gain the skills to define, install, and maintain complex production systems. Includes preparation for National Institutes of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) certification exams.

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Academic Career
Credit
Degree/Certificate Type
Career and Technical Certificate
Academic Plan
Automated Industrial Technology I (HLC/DOE FA Hold) (CCL)
Academic Plan Code
5922
Total Credits Required
16
Catalog Year
2019-2020

What You’ll Learn

This pathway map will help you gain the expertise needed to:

  1. Collaborate with individuals to achieve common goals.
  2. Use and monitor equipment controlled by Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).
  3. Analyze AC/DC circuits, and analog and digital systems.
  4. Perform, monitor and interpret machine operation.
  5. Interpret electrical and electronic control and power schematics and measure current, voltage and resistance.
  6. Analyze and perform preventive and predictive maintenance on robotic and other automated industrial equipment.
  7. Utilize computer software program applications relevant to the field.
  8. Apply electronic and mechanical fabrication techniques.
  9. Describe and adhere to safety, health and environmental rules and regulations.
  10. Practice professional standards of the industry and ethical behavior.
  11. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of this program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages* for this program. Education requirements vary for the occupations listed below, so you may need further education or degrees in order to qualify for some of these jobs and earn the related salaries. Please visit with an academic advisor and/or program director for additional information. You can click on any occupation to view the detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.

* Career and wage information provided by Emsi using data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and Emsi’s proprietary analytical processes. Emsi’s data covers multiple classes of workers including QCEW, non-QCEW, and those who are self-employed. Disclaimer

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by current district placement measures and/or completion of 100-200 level course and/or program requirements.
  • Degree and transfer seeking students may be required to successfully complete a MCCCD First Year Experience Course (FYE) within the first two semesters at a MCCCD College. Courses include CPD150, CPD150AC, CPD104, and AAA115/CPD115. Course offerings will vary by college. See an academic, program, or faculty advisor for details.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.

Full-time Sequence

Full-time status is 12 credits to 18 credits per semester.

Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Credits
AIT100 Industrial Safety Critical course AIT100 and AIT105 replace the old ATP100 course 1
AIT105 Maintenance Operations Critical course AIT100 and AIT105 replace the old ATP100 course 3
AIT110 Mechanical Systems AIT110 replaces the old ATP111 course 3
AIT115 Hydraulic Systems AIT115 and AIT1120 replace the old ATP115 courses 3
AIT120 Pneumatic Systems AIT115 and AIT1120 replace the old ATP115 courses 3
AIT125 Electrical Systems 1 Critical course AIT125 replaces the old ATP205 course 3

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Disclaimer

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

At Maricopa, we strive to provide you with accurate and current information about our degree and certificate offerings. Due to the dynamic nature of the curriculum process, course and program information is subject to change. As a result, the course list associated with this degree or certificate on this site does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability. If you are interested in pursuing this degree or certificate, we encourage you to meet with an advisor to discuss the requirements at your college for the appropriate catalog year.

View MCCCD’s program website for the Certificate of Completion in Automated Industrial Technology I (HLC/DOE FA Hold) (http://aztransmac2.asu.edu/cgi-bin/WebObjects/MCCCD.woa/wa/freeForm?id=133598).