2017-2018 Academic Bulletin & Student Handbook

Automation Programming Certificate (C40120F)

Automation Programming is a certificate in the Automation Engineering Technology program, which provides entry level knowledge and understanding of software and components used in programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and robotics for industrial applications. This certificate is for experienced industrial technicians and engineers who want to develop basic programming and troubleshooting skills, as well as a deeper understanding of systems integration with highly automated equipment.

All certificate courses are creditable toward the diploma or associate degree that the College is approved to offer.

Course and Hour Requirements

Required Courses

ATR 211Robot Programming

3

EGR 111Engineer Comp and Careers

3

ELC 128Intro to PLC

3

ELC 228PLC Applications

4

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 13