Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Industrial Systems Technology

Industrial Systems Technology

The Industrial Systems Technology curriculum is designed to prepare or upgrade individuals to safely service, maintain, repair, or install equipment.

CCC&TI offers several different educational programs in this area:

Program Information

Instruction includes theory and skill training needed for performing the following tasks on industrial systems:

  • diagnosing
  • inspecting
  • testing
  • troubleshooting

Students will learn multi-craft technical skills in:

  • diagnostic and repair procedures
  • electricity
  • hydraulics/pneumatics
  • machining or fabrication
  • mechanical systems maintenance
  • print reading
  • welding

Practical application in these industrial systems will be emphasized and additional advanced course work may be offered. Upon completion of this curriculum, graduates should be able to individually, or with a team, safely install, inspect, diagnose, repair, and maintain industrial process and support equipment. Students will also be encouraged to develop their skills as life-long learners.

For more information about course descriptions or required courses, refer to the current CCC&TI Course Catalog.

Career Information

Estimated Earnings

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics website, the median annual wage for industrial machinery mechanics, machinery maintenance workers, and millwrights was $50,440 in May 2017.

Job Outlook

The Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook states,"Overall employment of industrial machinery mechanics, machinery maintenance workers, and millwrights is projected to grow 7 percent from 2016 to 2026, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Employment growth will vary by occupation." (Visited 2018).

Contacts

Program Information

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Susan Deal
Director / Instructor

Electrical/Electronic/ Mechanical Engineering Technology
Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
Caldwell - G - 111
828.726.2497
sdeal@cccti.edu
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