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Engineering Technology Support Specialist [3016]

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(18 Credit Hours)

Program Director

John Montoya
941-752-5000, ext. 61417 Bradenton
941-408-1417 Venice

This certificate is designed to prepare students for entry level employment within the career cluster of technology support. The coursework will apply toward the A.S. Engineering Technology degree [2040].

Program Goals

Specific program goals of the Certificate are:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of industrial processes and material properties.
  • Generate and interpret computer-aided drawings.
  • Demonstrate a fundamental understanding of electronics and electricity.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of industrial safety, health, and environmental requirements.
  • Demonstrate proficiently in the use of quality assurance methods and quality control concepts.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in using tools, instruments and testing devices.
  • Demonstrate basic troubleshooting skills.
  • Demonstrate appropriate communication skills.
  • Demonstrate appropriate math skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding of modern business practices and strategies.
  • Demonstrate employability skills.

Total Credit Hours: 18


This program will require some or all classes to be taken at one campus location. Contact the program director for specific details.

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