Industrial Electrical

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Industrial Electrical Overview

Campus Location(s): Business & Technology
Program Coordinator:Lou Tobin, 816.604.5217

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Description

Industrial electricians

  • Install, test, repair, and adjust electrical machinery and electrical control equipment - relay and solid state - in a modern manufacturing facility
  • Perform scheduled preventive maintenance such as checking, cleaning and repairing equipment to detect and prevent problems
  • Work on conveyors, automated machinery, robotic work cells, and programmable logic controllers (PLCs)

Attention to detail, initiative and analytical thinking are essential skills.

MCC graduates are ready for work in a wide range of manufacturing and power companies. Their work is essential to keep industrial systems functioning properly and safely.

You will learn electrical principles, electrical blueprint reading, electric motor controls, programmable logic controls, instrumentation, variable speed motors and the National Electric Code. You will build your skills through extensive laboratory and troubleshooting exercises.

Entry time:

Fall and spring. Some courses are also offered during summer session.

Certifications:

PLC Certification

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Last Modified: 6/13/13