Find your future in the manufacturing industry, in the fast-growing field of Industrial Mechanics. CVTC’s Industrial Mechanical Technician program will prepare you to install, maintain, operate, diagnose, and repair automated equipment used in manufacturing industries and maintain facilities/buildings with automated systems used to create the products we use every day.
You will learn cutting-edge technologies in this program and gain the following skills:
- Mechanical equipment installation, disassembly, and assembly
- Electrical control, motor drives and PLC (programmable logic controllers) wiring, installation and troubleshooting
- Hydraulic and pneumatic installation and troubleshooting
- Laser shaft alignment
- Conveyance systems
- Machine tool
- Preventative maintenance
- Process pumping and piping and systems
- Industrial Manufacturing machine troubleshooting
- Process control systems
- Building maintenance
This training will help prepare you for supervisory positions in the industry including lead technician and maintenance manager. This program offers a part-time option and an evening program.
If you decide to pursue further education, your credits will transfer to UW-Stout’s Business Management, Human Resource Management, Operations Management, or Quality Management programs.
This program has an advanced placement entry option. Advanced placement is an opportunity for graduates of a related program to further their education. Learn more about advanced placement for this program.
Technical Diplomas within this Program
Earn a one-semester technical diploma in any one of the following areas. If you decide to pursue the two year Industrial Mechanical Technician technical diploma, your diploma will apply towards that degree.
- Electrical Maintenance
- Mechanical Maintenance