Introduction to Industrial Maintenance Tech Level I – 72 hours

Program Description

Based off feedback from local businesses and research, the Black Hawk College Business Training Center is excited to announce a new offering of Industrial Maintenance (IM) Tech Level I. This 12-week short-term certificate program is designed for anyone new to the field or anyone who is interested in a career in IM. This program will introduce you to the concepts and duties of a beginner Industrial Maintenance Tech. No prior experience necessary. The program includes classroom instruction and hands-on training as well as a site visit.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Introduction to Safety
  • Math Refresher
  • Maintenance Principles
  • Equipment Operation Principles
  • Electrical Principles
  • Electronics and PLCs
  • Basics of Mechanical Systems
  • Basics of Hydraulic Systems
  • Intro to Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning
  • Basics of Plumbing

Dates: Upcoming class dates to be determined.