Automation Engineering Technologies - Maintenance Technician Short Term Certificate

Automation Engineering Technologies -
Maintenance Technician

Short-Term Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6181

This Automation Engineering Technologies Short-Term Certificate will train students to become maintenance technicians. This certificate offers the broad-based skills and hands-on experience needed to start in a career maintaining high technology systems that utilize automated control of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Learn how to program, troubleshoot, repair, and maintain the automated systems that are used in a variety of fields. This certificate can be applied towards the Automation Engineering Technology Systems Specialist Associates degree. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

For more information about this certificate, please contact Scott Zitek at 440-366-7024 or 


Fall Semester
AETC 121 Programmable Logic Controllers  3
ELCT 111 Electrical Circuits I 3
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
TECN 121 Fluid Power * 3

Spring Semester
AETC 223 Programmable Logic Controllers II > 3
AETC 241 Instrumentation and Control > 3
ELCT 211 Electrical Power and Devices > 4
TECN 133 Mechanical Systems * 3
TECN 211 Fluid Power Control Systems > 2

Total Credit Hours: 29

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. * Indicates that this course has a prerequisite or may be taken concurrently.
3. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    May 2012
Revised         November 2012
Effective        August 2013
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