Maintenance PLC & Electricity

Embedded Technical Diploma

This pathway certificate is designed to prepare completers for entry-level employment in the areas of industrial maintenance electricity and programmable logic controllers (PLCs). The certificate covers maintenance electricity safety, basic electrical fundamentals, electrical control systems, fundamentals of programmable logic controllers, electromechanical prints, and basic and advanced electrical maintenance mathematics.

Pathway Certificates and Embedded Technical Diplomas are part of a larger model of BTC’s Career Pathways which link related academic programs in sequence.  Each program offers direct job preparation and a path to the next level of academic programming.  To view the connected program model, visit the Industrial Maintenance Technician Career Path (PDF).

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
462-301 Electrical Fundamentals 3
462-302 Electrical Control System 3
462-303 Programmable Logic Controllers 4
462-304 Electro-Mechnical Prints 2
804-306 Shop Mathematics I 2
Semester 2
804-308 Shop Mathematics II 2
 Total Credits16