2016-2017 Semester Catalog

Robotic Technician (RT41) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:

Program Description:

The Robotic Technician technical certificate of credit program is designed for the students who wish to enhance their automation skills for employment at companies who have robots. The program provides learning opportunities that introduce, develop and reinforce academic and technical knowledge, skill, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The certificate provides opportunities to retrain or upgrade present knowledge and skill. This certificate is designed for students or employees who have a background in Industrial Electronics including, industrial wiring, motors, controls, Plc’s, instrumentation, and computers. Graduates of the certificate program receive a Robotic Technician certificate that qualifies them for employment as robotic automation technician.

Entrance Date:

Beginning of any semester

Required Courses (20 Credit Hours)

AUMF 1150Introduction to Robotics


AUMF 2060Work Cell Design Laboratory


IDSY 1120Basic Industrial PLCs


IDSY 1190Fluid Power Systems


IDSY 1195Pumps and Piping Systems


IDSY 1220Intermediate Industrial PLCs


Total Credit Hours: 20 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation