Jan 23, 2020  
2017-2018 College Catalog 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Mechatronics Technology (221-736-01) Career Studies Certificate


Mechatronics is a combination of electronics, mechanical technology, and computer systems and has applications in advanced manufacturing, aeronautics, medical technology and other industries that utilize robotics and automation. This certificate prepares students for the Siemens Mechatronics Systems Certification Program (SMSCP) Level 1 exam and certification as a Siemens Mechatronics System Assistant. Successful completion of this certification is required for graduation. Graduates are provided job placement assistance with local industry partners or may enroll in the Advanced Mechatronics Technology certificate to earn additional certifications.

This program is offered in accelerated format and may be completed in six (6) months. Applicants must have previously earned the MT1 certification as offered in the Manufacturing Technology CSC, or demonstrate prior work experience or  education in electronics, mechanics related field.

Veterans and those seeking career changes are encouraged to contact the Science, Engineering and Technology Division for additional information about the program and to enroll. Further details about the program are available at www.tncc.edu/AIM.

♦ Course requires pre/co-requisites.