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
620-173 Blueprint Reading for Machine Prints 1
620-146 Mechanics 1 1
620-147 Mechanics 2 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
620-102 Fundamentals of DC Circuits 2 1
620-109 Relay Logic 1
620-106 Electric Motors 1 1
 Total Credits12