6361: College Credit Certificate in Mechanical Designer and Programmer (12 Credit Hours) CIP: 15.0805 FL CIP: 0615080503 SOC: 27-1021, 51-4012
Content in this college credit certificate program includes, but is not limited to, theory and application of solid modeling techniques used in product design and fabrication using CNC principles. At completion, students are qualified to take the certification exam offered by Solid Works. Students will also be introduced to computer aided drafting/design skills, technical communications, maintenance and operation of various industrial components, quality control and testing, material handling protocols and proper usage of tools and instrumentation. The program explores additive machine processes (rapid prototyping) which will enable a student to become proficient in technological advances within the industry such as 3-D printing.
This program is upward compatible with an Associate in Science degree. Contact the Financial Aid Office for clarification of financial aid eligibility.