- Award: Diploma
- Credits: 60
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- WIOA Certified
About this Program
Mechatronics is a rapidly growing field that integrates electronics, mechanics, pneumatics, hydraulics, and computer control systems to create new and improved automated manufacturing production systems. This program is designed for people who are interested in plant maintenance, set up, installation, and assembly. The Mechatronics Certificate program is designed to reinforce the core technical skills and real-world application needed in today�s manufacturing environment. Through alignment with PMMI�s (The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies) Mechatronics Certification Program, Hennepin Technical College�s Mechatronics Diploma offers a set of stackable credentials that are recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor and endorsed by the National Association of Manufacturer�s Skills Certification System. This industry developed, third-party validated, nationally recognized credential is focused on ensuring graduates have the core technical skills with real world application for today�s high-tech manufacturing environment. These jobs are found in the packaging, medical, electronics, agriculture, biotechnology, and automotive industries.
- Hennepin Technical College, Eden Prairie 55347