Engineering Technologies & Robotics

Program Description

  • Create, design, and implement solutions to complex engineering challenges
  • Utilize advanced design, engineering, and manufacturing software
  • Use Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) to explore mechanical, electrical and engineering technologies.
  • Prepare for college engineering technology programs, advanced certifications, and immediate manufacturing employment.
  • Experience multiple advanced engineering and robotics technologies.

Course Topics

  • Basic Electricity/Electronics
  • 2D & 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Solid Modeling
  • Programmable Logic Controllers¬†(PLC)
  • Manual Machining
  • Robotic Application and Programming
  • Computer Numerical Control Programming (CNC)
  • Computer Aided Manufacturing¬†Programming (CAM)

Industry-Recognized Credentials

  • National Institute of Metalworking Skills (NIMS)
  • 10-hour OSHA Safety Certification
  • CPR/AED Certification
  • Fanuc Level 1

Career Opportunities

Entry Level (with high school diploma and career training)
  • Robotics Apprenticeship
  • Manual or CNC Operator
Technical (with CTE training, associate degree, technical certification)
  • Robotics and PLC Programmer or Technician
  • CNC Programmer
  • Biomedical Equipment Technician
Professional (with Bachelor’s degree & beyond)
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Product/Process Engineer
  • Biomedical Equipment Engineer

Program Instructors

Brian Sneider
Vanguard Tech Center
Andrew Brickner
Sentinel CTC