Mechatronics – Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

An advanced course using the Allen Bradley SLC 500 instruction set, software and hardware. Programming HMI’s, special function modules, process control and I/O bus networks. Programming and application of zone control techniques. PLC troubleshooting.

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - December 18 @ 10:00 pm

Mechatronics – Industrial Electrical and Electronics

A course covering NEC/NFPA 79, basic computer skills, AC/DC theory as applied to power and industrial control circuits, test equipment, wiring methods and materials, motors and controls, variable frequency drive set-up and programming, and introduction to solid-state electronics.

June 25 @ 6:00 pm - August 8 @ 10:00 pm

Mechatronics – Fluid Power Systems

A course covering the theory and application of hydraulic/pneumatic systems, system components, circuit design, troubleshooting and integration into an automated control environment, Programming using micro Logix HMI interface.

October 1 @ 6:00 pm - October 31 @ 10:00 pm

Mechatronics – Fluid Power Systems

A course covering the theory and application of hydraulic/pneumatic systems, system components, circuit design, troubleshooting and integration into an automated control environment, Programming using micro Logix HMI interface.

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - May 9 @ 10:00 pm

Mechatronics – Industrial Mechanics

Through the understanding of the principles of operation of simple machines, the elements needed to work on and maintain today’s manufacturing equipment will be covered in theory and practice. Safety and safe work practices will be emphasized in a Lab/Shop environment.

March 12 @ 6:00 pm - April 4 @ 10:00 pm