Entry Maintenance Technician

One-Year Embedded Technical Diploma


This embedded diploma is designed to prepare completers for entry-level electromechanical maintenance technician employment.  Employment opportunities include the areas of electricity, hydraulics, pneumatics, analog circuits, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), and computer and robotic programming.  The diploma covers electromechanical safety, the fundamentals of DC and AC electricity, hydraulics, pneumatics, analog circuits, introduction to programmable logic controllers, computer and robotic programming, technical mathematics, and written communications.

  • Perform work safely (TSA)
  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical systems and devices Integrates safety protocol. (TSA)
  • Repair electrical and mechanical systems (TSA)
  • Communicate Technical Information (TSA)
  • Operate power and hand tools and standard test equipment
Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
620-902 Mechanics of Learning for Industrial Technologies 1
449-425 Safety 1
620-903 Troubleshooting Integrated Manufacturing Systems 1 1
421-310 Print Reading for Manufacturing 1
421-110 Interpreting Schematics for Manufacturing 1
620-146 Basic Mechanics 1
620-147 Basic Principles of Preventive Maintenance 1
620-116 Fluid Power 1: Basic Pneumatics 1
620-117 Fluid Power 2: Basic Hydraulics 1
620-101 Fundamentals of DC Circuits 1 1
620-113 Fundamentals of AC Circuits 1 1
620-109 Relay Logic 1
620-106 Electric Motors 1 1
 Total Credits13