Mechanical Maintenance Technology

Career Certificate

Excel at real-world mechanical work

Get hands-on experience with the repair and maintenance of commercial and industrial machinery, equipment and building systems. This certificate takes 4 months to complete. It prepares you for real-world mechanical maintenance work to install, maintain and repair factory equipment and other industrial machinery. You gain skills in:

  • mechanical equipment installation, disassembly and repair
  • hydraulic and pneumatic installation and repair
  • welding

What can you do with a certificate in Mechanical Maintenance Technology?

Start your career in maintenance, assembling or production, then move up to high-tech jobs in building automation, PLCs (programmable logic controllers) and specialty fabrication. With further education and experience, you can move into management positions.

This is a stackable certificate - the first in a series of 3. Complete the other 2 certificates in Electrical Maintenance Technology and Industrial Maintenance Technology and get more marketable skills and more credits towards the Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S) in Industrial Technology.

Certain classes have industry credentials embedded within them. You will qualify to take SACA certifications provided by the Smart Automation Certification Alliance (SACA). This makes your credentials attractive to employers and will help you get a job sooner.

Get a glimpse of the whys and the hows of CLC's industrial technology students and see yourself here.

Industrial tech lab at the ATC

With brand new equipment and tools, learn high-tech, high-wage skills at the Advanced Technology Center (ATC). The open-lab concept lets you come in any day or time that the lab is open to complete hands-on requirements. You have the flexibility to complete classwork when it works for you.


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Recommended Pathway

This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.

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  • Credit for prior learning available
  • Dual credit options available
  • Global citizenship
  • Online/Virtual options available
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    ARM 111 1
    ARM 112 1
    INT 114 2
    INT 119 1
    INT 120 2
    INT 122 2
    INT 150 2
    WFT 170 3
    • Course Code ARM 111
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ARM 112
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code INT 114
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code INT 119
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code INT 120
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code INT 122
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code INT 150
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code WFT 170
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights

Total Credit Hours


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Industrial Technology at CLC

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A Mechanical Maintenance Technology is just one possible way to study Industrial Technology. Get the bigger picture—degrees, credentials and extra options.

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