Program Description: The Industrial Maintenance Program (IMG) is designed and managed to produce highly skilled individuals in the areas of mechanical and electrical industrial machinery repair. The program consists of Mechanical Training, including numerous types of power transmission techniques, belt drive systems, chain drives, alignment methods, and also coupling methods. Students are trained in pneumatic and hydraulic symbology, operation, and application. Student training also includes basic electrical motor control, sensors, motor drives, AC and DC motor theory, and operation and troubleshooting. The program ends with an extensive training period of Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) training, to include both programming and troubleshooting. As part of the IMG program training, students are exposed to a considerable amount of math.
Program Outcomes: The mission of the Industrial Maintenance program is to guide individuals through an educational experience to become personally, professionally, and socially effective industrial maintenance workers.