The Controls Systems certificate focuses on the components, systems, and operations that are used to control modern automated manufacturing equipment with a focus on Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs). Students completing this certificate will acquire knowledge and skills in the components, systems, set-up, operation, and troubleshooting of controllers including PLCs. These courses will prepare students for entry-level jobs as control or automation technicians in manufacturing environments. Completion of this certificate will help prepare students to earn industry certification in Programmable Logic Controllers offered by PMMI.
|Mechatronics Core Courses||11|
|Instrumentation and Industrial Measurement|
|AC and DC Fundamentals and Circuits|
|MEC 210||Programmable Logic Controllers||4|
|MEC 240||Industrial Process Control||3|
|MEC 270||Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers||4|