Automation Engineering Technology - Maintenance Technician, Short-Term Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6181

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

This automation engineering technologies short-term certificate will train students to become maintenance technicians. This certificate offers the broad-based skills and hands-on experience needed to start in a career maintaining high technology systems that utilize automated control of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Learn how to program, troubleshoot, repair and maintain the automated systems that are used in a variety of fields. This certificate can be applied towards the automation engineering technology systems specialist associate degree. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall SemesterHours
AETC 111 ROBOTICS/AUTOMATED MANUFACTURING 3
AETC 121 PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS 3
ELCT 111 ELECTRICAL CIRCUITS I 3
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 1 1
TECN 121 FLUID POWER 2 3
 Hours13
Spring Semester
AETC 223 PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLERS II 3 3
AETC 241 INSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL 3 3
ELCT 211 ELECTRICAL POWER AND DEVICES 3 4
TECN 133 MECHANICAL SYSTEMS 2 3
TECN 211 FLUID POWER CONTROL SYSTEMS 3 2
 Hours15
 Total Hours28
1

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

2

Indicates that this course has a prerequisite or may be taken concurrently.

3

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.

Program Contact(s):

Ronald Scott Zitek
440-366-7024
rzitek@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.