Pre-Apprentice Mechatronics Workforce Certificate
- Non-credit Fast Track program
- Full program offered at LSC-University Park
Technical systems have become more and more complex and the definition of mechatronics has been broadened to include more areas that are technical. Mechatronic technicians are required to work on and with equipment integrating electronics, mechanics, pneumatics, hydraulics, hvac systems and computer controls. Mechatronics Pre- Apprentice fast-track certificate provides training in this program that relates to the design of systems, devices and products aimed at achieving an optimal balance between basic mechanical structure and its overall control. While working in a hands-on environment students will discover each application in this field. This program is a combination of hands-on skills that prepare students to perform many different jobs in industries including petroleum-field services and automated manufacturing.
This certificate will earn 12 credit hours towards a field service technician degree
|INMTC 1109130||Introduction to Manufacturing||24|
|INMTC 1100501||Introduction to Industrial Maintenance||96|
|ENERC 1103001||Basic Mechanical Skills (troubleshooting)||48|
|BUSGC 1101200||Work Skills for the Workplace||16|
|IEIRC 1102001||Electrical and Electronics Hardware||64|
|ELPTC 1100306||Programmable Logical Controllers||40|
|MAIRC 1102102||HVAC Basics||40|
|BMGTC 1102404||Quality Control for Manufacturing||16|
|Pre-Apprentice Mechatronics Workforce Certificate Total||344|
Wages vary by position title and credentials1
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Engineering Technician2
- Manufacturing Technician2
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Program Cost: $4,697
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Lone Star College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College to award Associate of Arts (AA), Associate of Arts in Teaching (AAT), Associate of Science (AS) and Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees.