Twin Districts Region MS

CAREER TYPE

Instrumentation Technician, Automation Technician, Electronics Technician

The Systems Based Electronics – Instrumentation and Controls Technology provides the instruction necessary for students to gain the knowledge, skills, and abilities to monitor instrumentation and controls for a variety of processes that include but are not limited to energy or power generation and petroleum refining.

CAREER TYPE KEY FACTS:

Salary Range Potential: $71,758.00

Class Types:

  • SBE 1113 - Electronic Fundamentals I: Principles and theories associated with DC circuits. This course includes the study of electrical circuits, laws and formulae, and the use of test equipment to analyze DC circuits. SBE 1123 - Electronic Fundamentals II: Principles and theories associated with AC circuits, Transformers and Semiconductor circuits. This course includes the study of electrical circuits, laws and formulae, and the use of test equipment to analyze Electronic circuits. SBE 1213 - Digital Electronics: Introduction to Number systems, logic circuits, Counters, Registers, Memory devices, Combinational and Sequential Logic circuits, Boolean algebra as used in industry for Control Systems. SBE 1223 - Test and Measurement Fundamentals: Principles and theories associated with utilizing Test Equipment to measure DC/AC circuit parameters and electronic components. This course includes the study of electrical circuits, laws and formulae, and the use of test equipment to analyze DC/AC circuits. SBE 2353 - Solid State Motor Control: Principles and operation of solid state motor control as well as the design, installation, and maintenance of different solid state devices for motor control. SBE 2363 - Programmable Logic Controllers: Principles and operation of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) in modern industrial settings as well as the operating principles of PLCs and practice in the programming, installation, and maintenance of PLCs. PPT 1513 - Safety Health and Environment: This course is designed to provide a development of knowledge and skills to reinforce attitudes and behaviors required for safe and environmentally sound work habits. Emphasis is placed on safety, health, and environmental issues in the performance of all job tasks and regulatory compliance issues. IET 1113 - Industrial Measurement of Pressure and Level: A study of the concepts, principles and devices for the measurement of industrial pressure, level, temperature and flow variables. The student will learn to apply the principles of process instruments and devices as applied to control and detection of variables. The student will perform industrial pressure, level, temperature and flow measurements.

TRAINING CENTER PROGRAMS

Systems Based Electronics (SBE), SBE Instrumentation & Controls Technology, SBE Automation /Mechatronics-Instrumentation Technician, Automation Technician, Electronics Technician

The Systems Based Electronics – Instrumentation and Controls Technology provides the instruction necessary for students to gain the knowledge, skills, and abilities to monitor instrumentation and controls for a variety of processes that include but are not limited to energy or power generation and petroleum refining.

Example of Class Types

SBE 1113 - Electronic Fundamentals I: Principles and theories associated with DC circuits. This course includes the study of electrical circuits, laws and formulae, and the use of test equipment to analyze DC circuits. SBE 1123 - Electronic Fundamentals II: Principles and theories associated with AC circuits, Transformers and Semiconductor circuits. This course includes the study of electrical circuits, laws and formulae, and the use of test equipment to analyze Electronic circuits. SBE 1213 - Digital Electronics: Introduction to Number systems, logic circuits, Counters, Registers, Memory devices, Combinational and Sequential Logic circuits, Boolean algebra as used in industry for Control Systems. SBE 1223 - Test and Measurement Fundamentals: Principles and theories associated with utilizing Test Equipment to measure DC/AC circuit parameters and electronic components. This course includes the study of electrical circuits, laws and formulae, and the use of test equipment to analyze DC/AC circuits. SBE 2353 - Solid State Motor Control: Principles and operation of solid state motor control as well as the design, installation, and maintenance of different solid state devices for motor control. SBE 2363 - Programmable Logic Controllers: Principles and operation of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) in modern industrial settings as well as the operating principles of PLCs and practice in the programming, installation, and maintenance of PLCs. PPT 1513 - Safety Health and Environment: This course is designed to provide a development of knowledge and skills to reinforce attitudes and behaviors required for safe and environmentally sound work habits. Emphasis is placed on safety, health, and environmental issues in the performance of all job tasks and regulatory compliance issues. IET 1113 - Industrial Measurement of Pressure and Level: A study of the concepts, principles and devices for the measurement of industrial pressure, level, temperature and flow variables. The student will learn to apply the principles of process instruments and devices as applied to control and detection of variables. The student will perform industrial pressure, level, temperature and flow measurements.

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Length of Program
4 Semesters Associate of Applied Science

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Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Jackson County Campus

Contact

(228) 896-2536
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