ManufacturingIndustrial Machinery Maintenance
This certificate program prepares students for classification as an industrial machinery mechanic and for further education and careers in the manufacturing career cluster. The program will cover all aspects of the industrial-machine maintenance technology industry and elements of the industry, such as planning, management, finance, technical and production skills; underlying principles of technology; and issues regarding labor, community, health, safety, and the environment.
Students will complete the requirements to receive an OSHA 1926 - 10-hour Safety card in the first course of the program.
Upon program completion, students will be able to sit for the following:
- Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) Certified Production Technician (CPT) exams
- National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)
Note: This program meets Monday through Thursday evenings at the TCC Advanced Manufacturing Training Center.
ETI0450 Industrial Machinery Maintenance Assistant
ETI0456 Machinery Maintenance Mechanic
0 credit hour(s) | Fall | Spring | Summer
Emphasizes the essential knowledge and skills needed to be a machinery maintenance mechanic and includes predictive-preventive maintenance, gas and arc welding, machine shop operation, piping and tubing systems, electrical and electronic circuit troubleshooting, drive components, air compressors, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, fluid drive systems, language skills, critical thinking, and environmental management systems. Contact: 300 clock hours. Additional fee. Students in this program can earn 15 credit hours towards their Engineering Technology A.S. degree.
Additional Course Information
Total Program Length:
750 clock hours
Standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Must be at least 18 years old.
Note: Students must take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) within the first semester of enrollment in the program or present evidence of allowable substitute. (Learn more.) In order to successfully complete the program, students must earn a score of at 9.0 or higher in all three parts of the TABE (language, reading and mathematics).
Financial Aid: This program is eligible for financial aid and the Florida Prepaid program. Learn more.
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