Electronics Servicing (414)
414-186. Industrial Electricity. (2 Credits)
The student will be introduced to topics such as the atomic nature of electricity, stressing electrical units, basic definitions and symbols, series and parallel circuits, magnetism, inductance, capacitance, generators, and basic alternating current circuits.
414-386. Industrial Electricity I. (2 Credits)
Discuss topics such as the atomic nature of electricity, stressing units, basic definitions and symbols, series and parallel circuits, magnetism, inductance, capacitance, generators, motors, and basic alternating current circuits.
414-389. Industrial Electricity II. (2 Credits)
Explore the selection, application, troubleshooting, and maintenance of electrical control devices and circuitry. Focus on line/ladder logic diagrams, motor starters, time delay logic, AC power systems, control devices, reduced voltage starter circuits, accelerating and decelerating circuits, and reversing circuits for single, three-phase, and DC motors.
414-395. Industrial Electronics I. (2 Credits)
Become familiar with electronic devices, basic digital logic, microprocessors, and programmable controllers. After gaining a background in electrical theory and electro-mechanical motor controls, discuss solid-state motor-controlled devices with an emphasis on microprocessors and programmable controllers.
Prerequisites: (414-389 with a minimum grade of C-)
414-396. Industrial Drives and Robotics. (2 Credits)
Gain a basic understanding of CNC and robotic theory of operation and learn to apply that theory to troubleshoot, maintain, and repair this equipment. Become competent in using manufacturer's maintenance manuals to set up and troubleshoot the machines.
414-402A. Custromized Beginning PLC. (2.2 Credits)
This 20-hour customized course will cover the basic elements of ladder logic and its transition to the PLC (Programmable Logic Controller). Basic wiring practices, programming, problem definition and solution will all be discussed in the context of the PLC environment. Desktop computers and PLC based trainers will be used for hands-on training, executing and debugging of programs. Safety and Troubleshooting practices will be emphasized
414-402B. Inter/Adv Customized PLC. (1.1 Credits)
This 10-hour customized course will emphasize these areas of competency: 1. Utilizing the Rockwell Automation RSLogix 5000 and RSLinx software; 2. Participants will learn how to configure the I/O cards within the program; 3. Participants will learn how to write a program on a Compact Logix Controller; 4. Participants will know more about the tag structure of RSLogix5000; 5. Participants will practice configuring and addressing I/O modules.
414-404. AC/DC Fund-Elec Serv. (4.8 Credits)
A course in electrical fundamentals for the beginner who has had no previous experience. This course will provide theory and practice with resistive circuitry, inductance, capacitance transformers, resonant circuits and application of Ohm's Law to AC circuits. Emphasis is placed on lab work to illustrate all of these concepts and to enable the student to develop skills necessary for advanced course in electronics.
414-406. PLC Basics. (2.6 Credits)
Participants will learn introduction to PLC hardware, basic PLC operation, creating, loading and running a simple program, input and output types, timer and counter instructions, and program control instructions as well as data representation and data manipulation instructions.
414-406A. PLC Code Writing/Troubleshoot. (1.8 Credits)
Participants will be exposed to basic PLC code writing and PLC troubleshooting, and will understand analog outputs versus digital outputs and how to use them.
414-408. Basic Industrial Electricity. (0.8 Credits)
This is a basic 8-hour course that is tailored to students needing a basic understanding of voltage, current, resistance and power.
414-408A. Electrical Basics. (0.4 Credits)
Fundamentals of electrical theory, circuit analysis, electric current and electric charge.
414-423. Intro to PLC Basics. (0.2 Credits)
Students will be introduced to Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's) to include basic operation, hardware and communication options.
414-427. Introduction to Controllogix. (3.6 Credits)
Students will learn and apply skills that will provide basic functionality with Controllogix programmable logic controllers (PLC).
414-500. Electricity-Apprentices. (1 Credit)
Explore the principles and applications of direct current and Ohm's Law, and examine the various types of circuits and meters during this apprenticeship course. Discuss additional topics such as electrical power, magnetism, relays, energy, and transducers.