Automation 1

Program Name: 
Automation 1
Certificate Number: 
n/a

Explore basic concepts and theories of AC and DC circuits, including the application of Ohm’s law and Watt’s law, series, parallel and series-parallel circuits. Learn proper use of voltmeters, ohmmeters and oscilloscopes. Study practical digital electronics, binary number systems, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), basic logic components and more complex logic devices. In addition, gain an understanding of the theory, operation and application of hydraulics.

Credits from this short-term certificate program may be applied toward the General Manufacturing AAS degree and other degree and diploma programs within the manufacturing areas of the School of Applied Technologies.

Prerequisites: 
No
Credit: 
This is a credit certificate
Offered at this College: 
Offered At: 

Pewaukee

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