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industrial wiring certificate

    Program Number: 97-413-2
    School Year: 2017-2018
    Certificate
    Campus: West Bend

    Program Description

    Introduces students with little or no background to the fundamentals of electrical motor control components, circuits and systems found in industrial and manufacturing settings. Topics include electrical control symbols, ladder diagrams, power distribution, control transformers, relays, motor starters, limit switches, pushbuttons, selector switches, timers, ac motor principles, proximity sensors, photo eyes and basic troubleshooting of power and control circuits. The certificate prepares students to design PLC circuits, address inputs (contacts) and outputs (coils), work with PLC numbering system, timers, counters, math functions, analog input/outputs, and PLC wiring.

    Courses are directly transferable to Moraine Park’s Electricity technical diploma if students wish to further their education in this field.

    Approximate Costs

    • $130.35 per credit (resident)
    • $195.53 per credit (out-of-state resident)
    • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
    • Fees shown are 2016-2017 fees; 2017-2018 fees will be available as soon as they are approved.

    Career Opportunities

    • Apprentice Industrial Electrician
    • Electrical Control Technician
    • Electrical Maintenance Technician

    Admission Process

    • Submit the college admission application.   
    • Submit the $30 one-time fee.   

    Please visit the Admissions page for general information.

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    Courses

    NumberTitleCrs
    Term 1
    413-365Basic Motor Controls3
    413-380Industrial Wiring Concepts3
    Total6
     

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    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

    For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.