decorative image of electric_large_ehr6rl , Electronics Technician 2016-09-08 20:40:18

Electronics Technician

This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the manufacturing career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the manufacturing career cluster. The content includes but is not limited to DC circuits, AC circuits, solid-state devices, analog circuits, and digital circuits. Integrated into this content will be safe and efficient work practices, use of circuit diagrams and schematics, soldering, and laboratory practices. This program focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses understanding and demonstration of the skills required to enter a variety of fields within the Electronics industry. Continue Reading Electronics Technician

decorative image of plumbing02_irytch , Plumbing Technology 2016-09-08 20:22:29

Plumbing Technology

This program prepares students for employment or advanced training in a variety of pipe occupations by focusing on broad, transferable skills, and stressing the understanding of all aspects of the plumbing industry. Topics include pipe fitting, plumbing tools, types of valves, DWV (drains, waste, and venting), and potable water treatment leading to entry-level positions within the plumbing industry. Plumbers install, maintain, and repair many different types of pipe systems in residential, commercial and industrial settings. Continue Reading Plumbing Technology

decorative image of 3d_thumb_bubkgf , Mechanical Designer & Programmer 2016-09-08 20:32:43

Mechanical Designer & Programmer

The Mechanical Designer / Programmer Certificate reflects the culmination of those learned skills and proficiencies that allow a student become proficient in 3D mechanical design with the use of Solidworks and Inventor. Students have the opportunity to acquire certifications in MasterCam 2D & 3D toolpath processes and programming. At completion students should be prepared to take the Solidworks certificate exam. Students will process their designs on various Haas machining centers. Continue Reading Mechanical Designer & Programmer

decorative image of hvac_thumb_rittlh , Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning 2016-09-08 20:36:58

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

This program prepares students for entry-level employment in the HVAC industry. HVAC is an acronym that stands for heating, ventilation, and air-conditioning. The HVAC industry is made up of skilled professionals, known as HVAC technicians, who install and maintain HVAC systems found in residences, commercial buildings, office buildings, schools, hospitals, and retail establishments. Air quality, temperature control, humidity regulation, refrigeration, heating, and other aspects of climate control are all handled by the HVAC systems. Continue Reading Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

decorative image of tn-electric-2_dztqlp , Electricity 2016-09-08 21:00:08

Electricity

This program offers entry-level electrical skills required by the construction industry. Electricians install electrical systems in structures; they install wiring and other electrical components, such as circuit breaker panels, switches, and light fixtures, and they follow blueprints, the National Electrical Code® and state and local codes. Completers of this program earn a Florida Vocational Certificate in Electricity. The program is also nationally certified by The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Continue Reading Electricity

decorative image of tn-woodworking_flvoc4 , CNC Composite Fabricator / Programmer 2016-09-08 21:02:22

CNC Composite Fabricator / Programmer

Offers training in Composite Fabrication, CNC Tool path Operations, Programming and Mastercam Design. The training also offers a solid foundation CNC Router setup and operations. Master Cam Router and ART is the primary programs used generate 2D & 3D projects on the Camtech CNC router. The goal of this certificate is to offer entry level skills in the CNC Composite fabrication industry. Students may choose to Co-op to gain working experiences while in school. The four courses that comprise this Certificate are all applicable to the Engineering Technology A.S., Specialization: Mechanical Design & Fabrication. Continue Reading CNC Composite Fabricator / Programmer

decorative image of tn-cnc-1_xrwemk , CNC Machinist / Fabricator 2016-09-08 21:02:08

CNC Machinist / Fabricator

The CNC Machinist/Fabricator Certificate reflects the culmination of those learned skills and proficiencies that allow a student to set-up, operate and program CNC machining and turning centers. Pensacola State College is a Haas Educational Training Center (HTEC). Students will acquire specialized training on the Haas VF-2, TM-2 Mill and the Haas ST-10, TL-1 Lathe. Metal Fabrication training includes operations and processes in CNC plasma cutting, aircraft solid riveting and sheet metal processes, metalworking equipment operations and production Welding processes to include MIG (GMAW), TIG (GTAW), Stick (SMAW) and Oxyacetylene (OAW). Continue Reading CNC Machinist / Fabricator

decorative image of tn-welding_brfk6h , Welding Technology 2016-09-08 21:03:08

Welding Technology

This post-secondary adult vocational program prepares students for entry level work in the welding field in both the manufacturing and construction sectors. The program uses a combination of theoretical, simulation and hands on instruction. Strong emphasis is placed on safety as well as specific welding techniques and skills in an effort for students to obtain industry certifications. Students successfully progressing through the program are prepared to take National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) welding certification exams as well as test to become certified through the American Welding Society. Continue Reading Welding Technology

decorative image of engineering_tech_mg2bmn , Mechanical Design And Fabrication 2016-09-08 20:23:04

Mechanical Design And Fabrication

The Mechanical Design & Fabrication specialization prepares students for careers in CNC machining, mechanical design, and metal fabrication. The program offers unique technical skills and opportunities for employment in local and regional industries. The coursework provides the basis for employment in a variety of manufacturing areas some of which include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), Computerized Machining (CNC), Production Welding; and Metal and Composite Fabrication. Continue Reading Mechanical Design And Fabrication

decorative image of robotics-engineering-tn_kfahv2 , Advanced Manufacturing 2016-09-08 20:56:00

Advanced Manufacturing

This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the manufacturing career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the manufacturing career cluster. Continue Reading Advanced Manufacturing

decorative image of engineering-tn_wlefvz , Electronics Engineering Technology 2016-09-08 20:59:20

Electronics Engineering Technology

The Electronics Engineering Technology Program provides students with the fundamentals of electronics that will prepare them as technicians in a variety of fields including computer technology, networking, instrumentation, and biomedical. Selected specialty courses are available to provide detailed instruction in these technical areas. The content includes but is not limited to DC circuits, AC circuits, solid-state devices, analog circuits, digital fundamentals and circuits. Integrated into this content will be communications skills, employability skills, safe and efficient work practices, use of circuit diagrams and schematics, and soldering. Continue Reading Electronics Engineering Technology

decorative image of const_thumb_rvj6pr , Architectural Design & Construction Technology 2016-09-08 20:40:24

Architectural Design & Construction Technology

The Architectural Design and Construction Technology program with emphasis in AEC (ARCH-AS) provides students with practical, hands-on training while exploring broad issues such as planning, management, finance, technical and product skills, safety and environmental issues within the architectural and construction industry. Attaining these skills qualifies the student to work for companies such as engineering firms, contractors or architects offices, building construction administration, facilities planning and management, or self-employment in the construction industry. The program emphasizes skills such as architectural drafting using AutoCAD, cost estimating, material selecting, specification writing, and building information management (BIM). Continue Reading Architectural Design & Construction Technology