Electronics / Instrumentation Technology
This program covers the fundamentals of instrumentation and electronics used in the industry. Upon completion, students should be able to install, maintain, and calibrate instrumentation.
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2 year associate degree (60 sch);
1 year certificate (42 sch);
1 year certificate (26 sch)
Full time; Part time; Day classes; Night classes
Where it is offered
About Electronics/Instrumentation Technology
This program is available to anyone that is interested in pursuing jobs in general electronics maintenance and repair, including industrial electronics and instrumentation in manufacturing facilities. Focused subject matter includes Programmable Logic Controllers, Robotics, and Motor Controls.
- Electronics Technology / Instrumentation Basic Certificate (Level One) – 1 year (26 sch)
- Electronics Technology / Instrumentation Advanced Certificate (Level One) – 1 year (42 sch)
National Electrical Code I
An introductory study of the National Electric Code (NEC) for those employed in fields requiring knowledge of the Code. Emphasis on wiring design, protection, methods, and materials; equipment for general use; and basic calculations.
An introduction to flexible automation. Topics include installation, repair, maintenance, and development of flexible robotic manufacturing systems.
Application of Industrial Automatic Controls
Automatic process control including measuring devices, analog and digital instrumentation, signal transmitters, recorders, alarms, controllers, control valves, and process and instrument diagrams. Includes connection and troubleshooting of loops.
- Critical Thinking
- Problem Solving
- Time Management
- Safety Awareness
Possible Careers and Salaries
Industrial Electrical & Electronics Repair
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists
Electromechanical Equipment Assembler
Approximate total program cost for full-time in-district (Bowie County residents) is $6,950.
“Thomas Holt gives you projects that you don’t think you can do, but with his guidance you figure it out every time.”
– Kyle Kennedy, Student
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