NCCER Industrial Maintenance Fundamentals
Offered at the Following Campus
Industrial system maintenance personnel, technicians, electricians, millwrights, and other related jobs are charged with inspecting, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing commercial and industrial mechanical and electrical systems. These systems are found in manufacturing applications, assembly lines, and production facilities. The complex machinery found in each of these situations need technicians to install, service, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair the machinery in order for the companies to maintain a high level of productivity.
Students may enter the program in any semester term. The program may be completed in 1-2 semesters. To graduate, students must earn a minimum of 10 credit hours.
- Submit a completed application;
- Be at least 16 years of age;
- Submit official high school/high school equivalent transcripts;
- Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
- Satisfy Placement Testing requirements.
This course introduces the student to the basic fundamentals of the construction trades. Topics include Basic Safety, Construction Math, Hand and Power Tools, Construction Drawings, Rigging, Materials Handling, and Job-Site Communication and Work Ethic Skills.
(Prerequisites: Provisional admission) This course introduces the student to the basic fundamentals of industrial maintenance systems. Topics include orientation to the trade, tools of the trade, fasteners and anchors, Oxyfuel cutting, gaskets and packing, craft-related mathematics, and construction drawings.
(Prerequisites: Provisional admission) This course introduces the student to more fundamental concepts of industrial systems maintenance. Topics include pumps and drivers, valves, test equipment, material handling, rigging, mobile and support equipment, and lubrication.