Industrial Technology Specialist
Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, RoomT302, (847)543-2044
The Industrial Technology program prepares students for a career in commercial or industrial maintenance and installation. The career field consists of Maintenance Technologists who are specialists that install, repair, and maintain commercial and industrial machinery to ensure proper functionality. Students learn how to install, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair equipment used in manufacturing industries as well as the skills needed to maintain facilities/buildings.
By completing the Industrial Technology Specialist Associate in Applied Science, students will become proficient in the following skills: mechanical equipment installation, troubleshooting, and repair; electrical control, motor drives and PLCs (programmable logic controllers); wiring, installation, and troubleshooting; hydraulic and pneumatic installation and troubleshooting; preventative maintenance; variable frequency drives installation and troubleshooting; conveyor systems operations; industrial manufacturing; machine troubleshooting; pump systems; process control; building automation; and pipe systems.
^ CLC 120 is an institutional requirement for graduation.
For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact faculty member Dave Wooten at (847) 543-3547 or email@example.com. You may also contact the Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences division at (847) 543-2044.