Academic Programs

Electromechanical Technician

Diploma
Program Description
Sioux City Campus

This diploma program is designed to prepare students for an entry level position as an industrial mechanic or maintenance position. Students will troubleshoot, repair and maintain industrial machinery and equipment.

Electromechanical technicians use their electrical-mechanical skills to operate, test, and repair systems, pneumatic systems, hydraulic systems, and various other manufacturing and processing equipment and systems.

Students completing the Electromechanical Technician Diploma may continue into the Robotics and Automation AAS program or the Wind Energy Technician AAS program.

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
ELE 101 Industrial Safety.......................................................... 1
ELE 112 Basic Electrical Theory............................................... 3
EGT 142 Fluid Power I............................................................... 2
ELE 195 Motor Control.............................................................. 3
IND 141 Power Transmission.................................................... 2
HCR 410 Electrical Applications I.............................................. 3
MAT 772 Applied Math.............................................................. 3
BPT 114 Instrumentation I......................................................... 2
EGT 143 Fluid Power II.............................................................. 2
EGT 211 Fluid Power III............................................................. 1
ELT 250 Programmable Logic Controllers................................ 3
ELT 102 Blueprint Reading....................................................... 2
IND 462 Pumps......................................................................... 2
ELE 312 Variable Frequency Drives for Motor Control.............. 1
COM 723 Workplace Communications....................................... 3

Program Total............................................................ 34

Contacts

Dave McDonald, Ext 1281 Room L415 dave.mcdonald@witcc.edu
Greg Strong, BS, BA, Division Chair Ext. 1480 Room B109 greg.strong@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
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