Automation Specialist (CVAMSP)

Advanced Certificate

The Automation Specialist advanced certificate builds on skills obtained in the Robotics Technician certificate for those with the desire to enter the field of automation and robotics. Students will learn how robots are programmed and wired into larger systems. Technicians work in industrial settings to operate, maintain, and program robots.

Students with technology interests who enjoy working with their hands like gaming, manipulating code, robotics, 3D printing are suited for this line of work.

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2022-2023 Academic Requirements

The Automation Specialist certificate builds on skills obtained in the Robotics Technician certificate for those with the desire to enter the field of automation and robotics. Students will learn how robots are programmed and wired into larger systems. Technicians work in industrial settings to operate, maintain, and program robots.

Students with technology interests who enjoy working with their hands like gaming, manipulating code, robotics, 3D printing are suited for this line of work.

Division
Adv Tech/Public Serv Careers
Department
Advanced Manufacturing
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Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Minimum Credits
ELE 254   Programmable Controllers (PLCs) II 4
MEC 105   Pneumatics and Hydraulics in Fluid Power 4
NCT 100   Foundation Concepts for Manufacturing (CNC) 3
NCT 101   Introduction to Computerized Machining (CNC) - I 2
NCT 110   Introduction to Computerized Machining (CNC) - II 2
ROB 221   Robotics III 4
Total 19

Total Credits Required
19