Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician
Total Program Hours:
2.3 months / 3 modules a day
The Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician program is a 9 week program designed to help students develop the skills and knowledge needed for work as entry-level industrial maintenance technicians.
Mechatronics is where mechanical, electronic, control, and software engineering converge. Also known as electro-mechanical maintenance technicians, mechatronics technicians combine knowledge of mechanical technology with knowledge of electrical and electronic circuits. They install, troubleshoot, repair, and upgrade electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems, such as robotic assembly machines. Mechatronics technicians work closely with electrical and mechanical engineers. They work primarily in manufacturing, engineering services, and research and development.
- Robotics Essentials
- Understanding Pneumatics
- Introduction to Electrical Skills
- Introduction to Hydraulics
- Math Foundations
- Workplace Safety Awareness
- Career Building Skills
Instruction is delivered through a series of self-paced interactive online courses.
Median: $38/hour The salary for this position ranges from $23 to $55 per hour.