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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5924
Effective Term: 2021 Fall   

Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 32
CIP Code: 15.0403

Instructional Council: Applied Technology
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: Upon completion of this certificate, students may pursue a career as:
17-3029.09 Manufacturing Production Technicians
17-3026.00 Industrial Engineering Technicians

Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Automated Industrial Technology II prepares students to troubleshoot, maintain and repair a variety of automated electro-mechanical, product assembly, process control, 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. Through this certificate, graduates will gain the skills to define, integrate, install, program, and maintain complex control systems. Includes preparation for National Institutes of Metalworking Skills (NIMS) certification exams.

Learning Outcomes
1. Collaborate with diverse individuals and entities to achieve common goals. (AIT100, AIT105, AIT110, AIT115, AIT120, AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT215, AIT225, AIT270)
2. Install, test and troubleshoot Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs). (AIT115, AIT120, AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT225, AIT270)
3. Analyze AC/DC circuits, and analog and digital systems. (AIT125, AIT225, AIT270, AIT205, AIT210)
4. Calibrate, adjust and test process control systems. (AIT205, AIT210, AIT215)
5. Install, test, operate and troubleshoot motor drives in an electrical control system. (AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT225, AIT270)
6. Perform, monitor and interpret machine operation. (AIT105, AIT115, AIT120)
7. Interpret electrical and electronic control and power schematics and measure current, voltage and resistance. (AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT215, AIT225, AIT270)
8. Analyze and perform preventive and predictive maintenance on robotic and other automated industrial equipment. (AIT105, AIT110, AIT115, AIT120, AIT215)
9. Utilize computer information systems, microcomputer applications, and programming techniques. (AIT115, AIT120, AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT215, AIT225, AIT270)
10. Apply electronic and mechanical fabrication techniques. (AIT110, AIT125, AIT225, AIT270)
11. Describe and adhere to safety, health and environmental rules and regulations. (AIT100, AIT105, AIT110, AIT115, AIT120, AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT215, AIT225, AIT270)
12. Practice professional standards of the industry and ethical behavior. (AIT100, AIT105, AIT110, AIT115, AIT120, AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT215, AIT225, AIT270)
13. Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in varied settings in a culturally responsive manner. (AIT100, AIT105, AIT110, AIT115, AIT120, AIT125, AIT205, AIT210, AIT215, AIT225, AIT270)
Program Notes
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

This program may require students to be able to lift objects as heavy as 50 pounds.

Required Courses
AIT100 Industrial Safety 1
AIT105 Modern Maintenance Operations 3
AIT110 Mechanical Power Transmission Systems 3
AIT115 Hydraulic Systems 3
AIT120 Pneumatic Systems 3
AIT125 DC and AC Components and Circuits 3
+ AIT205 Power Electronics and Variable Frequency Drives 3
+ AIT210 Programmable Logic Controller Programming and Troubleshooting 3
+ AIT215 Process Control Systems 4
+ AIT225 Industrial Motors and Motor Control 3
+ AIT270 Robotics I 3
Credits: 32

+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: November 24, 2020

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.