Overview

The Mechatronics program takes places over 18 months and encompasses the following components. Industrial Electrical Technician, Robotics Technician, Mechanical Technician, and the Mechatronics capstone. This program is designed by professionals in the field to provide the knowledge and hands-on experience necessary to work as an entry level Mechatronic Technician in industry. Extensive hands-on training is provided, with an emphasis on troubleshooting.

Training Outcomes

JOB TITLES AT COURSE COMPLETION

  • Mechatronics Technician
Schedule

Industrial Electrical Technician

START DATEEND DATEDAYSTIMES
September 13, 2021May 11, 2021Tuesday and Thursday5:30 PM – 9:30 PM
September 14, 2021May 10, 2021Monday and Wednesday5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Machine Maintenance Technician Certificate

START DATEEND DATEDAYSTIMES
September 20, 2021May 23, 2022Monday and Wednesday5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Robotics Technician Certificate

START DATE
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All programs offered at our Evendale campus, unless otherwise noted. Course schedules and pricing to change without notice. Please contact us at (513) 569-1643 or email us at askwdc@cincinnatistate.edu for the most up-to-date information.

Mechatronics Capstone

START DATE
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All programs offered at our Evendale campus, unless otherwise noted. Course schedules and pricing to change without notice. Please contact us at (513) 569-1643 or email us at askwdc@cincinnatistate.edu for the most up-to-date information.
Curriculum

Industrial Electrical Technician Certificate, WDC Certificate

COURSE COURSE NUMBERCONTACT HOURSCREDIT HOURSCOURSE FEE
Machine Shop Math*
A course that reviews basic mathematical skills used in the maintenance trades. Topics include: decimals, fractions, percent’s, ratios, proportions, roots, and powers; basic algebra; and basic trigonometry.
MMC 105151$379.00
Industrial Electricity*
A course on fundamental concepts and safe maintenance techniques used when working with electrical devices and applications.
TEM 120462.5$1,131.00
Electrical Power Systems
A course on concepts and skills for working with modern power distribution systems. Topics include: transformers, circuit protection, 1-line diagrams, grounding, switch gears, and electrical safety.
TEM 150151$368.00
Electrical Ladder Diagrams
A course on concepts and skills needed to interpret electrical prints and construct electrical ladder diagrams.
TEM 140151$368.00
Sensors for Industrial Control Systems
A course for maintenance personnel covering selection, installation, and troubleshooting of discrete and analog sensors commonly found in manufacturing operations. Topics include: limit switches, pressure switches, proximity switches, photo eye sensors, process sensors with analog outputs, and motion sensors.
TEM 170151$368.00
Motor Control Systems
A course on operation, installation, basic programming, and troubleshooting of programmable logic controllers (PLCs) using Allen Bradley SLC-500 and CompactLogix PLCs.
TEM 160462.5$1,131.00
Programmable Logic Controllers I
A course on operation, installation, basic programming, and troubleshooting of programmable logic controllers (PLCs) using Allen Bradley SLC-500 and CompactLogix PLCs.
TEM 180462.5$1,131.00
Industrial Electrical Troubleshooting
A course on systematic approaches for troubleshooting electrical equipment used in industry.
TEM 190462.5$1,131.00
TOTAL:24414$6,007.00
* May be waived with successful completion of an assessment or by instructor’s evaluation of past experience.

Advanced Class Option

COURSECOUSE NUMBERCONTACT HOURSCREDIT HOURSCOURSE FEE
Programmable Logic Controllers 2
A continuation of TEM 180, emphasizing techniques used by electricians or instrument technicians who install and troubleshoot advanced PLCs. Topics include: advanced and special program instruction, Human-Machine Interface (HMIs), and communication networks.
TEM 185452.5$1,131.00

Mechanical Technician Certificate, WDC Certificate

COURSE COURSE NUMBERCONTACT HOURSCREDIT HOURSCOURSE FEE
Machine Shop Math*
A course that reviews basic mathematical skills used in the maintenance trades. Topics include: decimals, fractions, percent’s, ratios, proportions, roots, and powers; basic algebra; and basic trigonometry.
MMC 105151$379.00
Pneumatic Systems 1
A course on fundamental principles and techniques of pneumatics. Topics include: maintenance, field repairs, and troubleshooting of pneumatic systems.
MMC 120462.5$1,131.00
Industrial Hydraulics 1
A course on fundamental principles and techniques of industrial hydraulics. Topics include: fluid conductors, seals, basic hydraulic symbols, construction, and operation and use of hydraulic pumps.
MMC 130452.5$1,131.00
Mechanical Drive Maintenance
A course on fundamentals of mechanical transmission systems used in industrial applications. Topics include: operation, installation, performance analysis, and design of basic mechanical transmission systems; and using chains, v-belts, spur gears, bearings, and couplings.
MMC 140462.5$1,131.00
Bearings, Seals & Lubrication
A course on how to operate, install, analyze, troubleshoot, and select bearings, seals, and lubrication for mechanical systems.
MMC 150301.5$736.00
TOTAL:18410$4,508.00
* May be waived with successful completion of an assessment or by instructor’s evaluation of past experience.

Robotics Technician Certificate, WDC Certificate

COURSE COURSE NUMBERCONTACT HOURSCREDIT HOURSCOURSE FEE
Machine Shop Math*
A course that reviews basic mathematical skills used in the maintenance trades. Topics include: decimals, fractions, percent’s, ratios, proportions, roots, and powers; basic algebra; and basic trigonometry.
MMC 105151$379.00
Introduction to Mechanical Systems
A course on mechanical systems found in a manufacturing facility. Topics include: mechanical power transmissions, bearings and shafts, lubrication, pumps and compressors, fluid power, and piping systems.
MMC 100161$400.00
Electrical Systems
An course on electrical systems found in a manufacturing facility. Topics include: motors and motor control, meters and testing devices, power distribution, and electrical systems.
TEM 110151$400.00
Introduction to Robotics
A course on fundamentals of mechanical transmission systems used in industrial applications. Topics A course on selected topics related to Mechanical Maintenance that gives students opportunities to study information not currently covered in other courses. Grades issued are A, B, C, D, or F.
MMC 198302$750.00
Robotic Tools, Work Cells, and Sensing
A course on selected topics related to Mechanical Maintenance that gives students opportunities to study information not currently covered in other courses. Grades issued are A, B, C, D, or F.
MMC 198302$750.00
Robotic Programming, Integration, and Operation
A course on selected topics related to Mechanical Maintenance that gives students opportunities to study information not currently covered in other courses. Grades issued are A, B, C, D, or F.
MMC 198302$750.00
TOTAL:1429$3,429.00
* May be waived with successful completion of an assessment or by instructor’s evaluation of past experience.

Mechatronics Capstone

COURSE
Industrial Electronics and Factory Automation

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