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Course Descriptions

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

Millwright Courses

INTE 110 - Industrial Electrical Principles - 4.00 credits

Prerequisites: MATH 103 or higher. This course is an introductory course for the individual who is moving into an industrial maintenance or related activity. Behavior of electricity, sources of electricity, Ohms and Watts laws, electrical power distribution, transformers, electrical safety, electrical measurements and basic components are covered.

MATE 116 - Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Printreading - 3.00 credits

Prerequisites: ETEC 152 or MATE 115. Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) is a method for stating and interpreting design requirements. GD&T is an international system of symbolic language and is simply another tool available to make engineering drawings a better means of communication from design through manufacturing and inspection. GD&T begins with basic principles and builds on these principles with applications-oriented concepts, complex material is presented in a "building-block" approach.

INTE 124 - Employment Strategies for Technical Careers - 2.00 credits

Prerequisite: CSIS 100 or CSIS 115 or higher & COLL 100. This course prepares the student to use strategies for successful career goal setting, job seeking, obtaining, maintaining and terminating employment in technical areas. Topics include conducting a job search, preparing a resume and cover letter, and participating in job interviews.

INTE 140 - Fundamentals of Industrial Maintenance - 3.00 credits

Prerequisite: COLL 100. This course is designed to present the fundamentals of the care and maintenance on a wide range of industrial equipment, including chain and gear drives, couplings and fluid power equipment. Lubricants and lubrication will be covered. The replacement of seals and bearings will be covered. Correct application and selection of hand and power tools. Basic motor alignment including laser alignment will be introduced.

INTE 150 - Fundamentals of Hydraulics and Pneumatics - 3.00 credits

Prerequisite: COLL 100. An introduction to fluid power and pneumatic concepts. Topics include the physics of fluid power, safety, hydraulic pumps, air compressors, actuators, pressure and flow measurement and regulation, basic maintenance, motors, coolers, and operation of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

INTE 151 - Industrial Rigging - 3.00 credits

This course is designed to demonstrate to the student safe and correct means of rigging and hoisting equipment. Topics will include wire rope, synthetic and chain slings. The student will learn the fundamentals of wire rope maintenance, center of gravity calculations and safe crane operation.

INTE 260 - Industrial Pipefitting and Plumbing Fundamentals - 3.00 credits

Prerequisites: INTE 140. This course will teach the basic fundamentals of pipefitting and plumbing. The historical importance of these trades will be covered, as well as their modern day significance. Plumbing hardware and piping will be identified. Safety will be emphasized.


Last Modified: 5/21/14