2023-2024 Yavapai College Catalog 
    May 23, 2024  
2023-2024 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Automated Industrial Technology Certificate

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The Certificate in Automated Industrial Technology prepares students to troubleshoot, maintain and repair a variety of automated electromechanical, product assembly, and product distribution systems that use programmable controls and other methodologies to accomplish system management. These systems include robotic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and electronic devices. Provides the skills to define, install, adjust, and maintain automated systems.

Credit Hours Required: 24

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Automated Industrial Technology certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Analyze AC and DC circuits.
  2. Operate automated industrial control systems.
  3. Interpret programmable logic controller (PLC) and motor driver status codes.
  4. Interpret electrical schematics and piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&IDs).
  5. Perform preventative maintenance on automated industrial equipment.
  6. Utilize appropriate fabrication techniques for installation and modification of industrial equipment.
  7. Describe and adhere to safety, health and environmental rules and regulations.