CUMMINS POWER GENERATION PROGRAM

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12 weeks Length of specialized training from start to finish
3 courses Instructor-led Cummins fundamentals courses
9 qualifications Cummins Power Generation qualifications
Level 1 Earned CMI technician status

CUMMINS POWER GENERATION OVERVIEW

If you’d like to master the fundamentals of Cummins Power Generation, look no further than UTI’s Cummins Power Generation elective. This 12-week program focuses on equipment and controls, and engine maintenance of electrical generators and power generation systems that run in a variety of commercial and personal applications.9

SEE WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

Learn the fundamentals of Cummins Power Generation systems and the critical role they play in both commercial and personal applications. Take a look at a few of the areas you’ll cover in training.

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BASIC CONCEPTS OF POWER GENERATION

Learn the basic operation of a generator, the types of generators, ratings and features. Students will also learn the importance of electrical safety throughout the program.

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ELECTRONICS

The Power and Industrial Electronics Learning system will teach students how to operate, adjust, and troubleshoot electronic components, circuits, and systems used in Power Generation machine applications

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INDUSTRY-RELEVANT SKILLS

Students will learn industry-relevant skills including how to operate, install, and analyze the performance alternators and synchronous motors. Students will also learn the skills needed to do preventative maintenance on all size generators.

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EARN MANUFACTURER-SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS

Students will have the opportunity to earn 3 Cummins Qualifications in Fundamentals of AC Generators, Fundamentals of Controls, and Fundamentals of Transfer Switches.

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WHAT YOU'LL WORK ON

Cummins is one of the world leaders in the manufacture of power generation equipment. You'll get to work on their world-class equipment as part of this Cummins manufacturer-specific advanced training program.

QUALIFICATIONS


Earn Cummins qualifications that will allow you to perform preventative maintenance on Cummins Power Generation equipment. Graduates of the program are qualified as CMI Level 1 Technicians.

  • 2013-21Q P0/P1 Generator Frame
  • 2013-22Q UC Generator Frame
  • 2013-23Q HC Generator Frame
  • 2014-39Q Alternator Repair All Frames
  • 2008-14Q OTEC Qualification
  • 2012-10Q GTEC Qualification
  • 2008-08Q PC1.X/1302 Qualification

THE CUMMINS ADVANTAGE

The Cummins Power Generation program provides the Manufacturer-Specific Advanced Training that will let you take your core education to the next level. This program will prepare you for a career performing preventative maintenance on Cummins Power Generation equipment.

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EMPLOYMENT ENDORSEMENT

Cummins distributors may endorse select students offering them an employment guarantee prior to the start of the program.14

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FINANCIAL AID

Financial aid is available to those who qualify. The UTI Financial Aid department can assist you in applying for student loans, grants, and scholarships.

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EARN MANUFACTURER CERTIFIED TECHNICIAN STATUS

Students who complete the Cummins Power Generation curriculum will be classified as a CMI Level 1 Technician as defined in the Service Technician Global Position Profiles.

COURSE OBJECTIVES


This 12-week program focuses on equipment and controls, and engine maintenance of electrical generators and power generation systems that run in a variety of commercial and personal applications. Your courses will include:

  • Principles of Electricity
  • AC/DC Electrical Systems
  • Power & Control Electronics
  • Motor & Alternator Controls
  • Rotating Electrical Machines
  • Load Bank Testing
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Fundamentals of AC Generators
  • Fundamentals of Transfer Switches
  • Fundamentals of PCC Controls


Cummins Power Generation training is a highly selective program. You must apply, meet certain qualifications, be interviewed and be accepted to become one of the Cummins elite. 15

HOW TO QUALIFY

This diesel program gives you the extensive Cummins-specific training that managers are looking for to fill their hiring needs. See what you need to qualify:

CORE PROGRAM TRAINING

You must complete one of the following Diesel Technology core curriculum programs from UTI, or another NATEF Certified program:

  • Technology I - CPGN: Diesel Only; All Diesel Courses
  • Technology I - CPGN: Auto/Diesel; All Diesel Core Courses
  • Technology II - CPGN: Diesel Only; All Diesel Courses
  • Technology II - CPGN: Auto/Diesel; All Diesel Core Courses

WHERE YOU'LL LEARN

Start your advanced training with Cummins at our Avondale, AZ campus.

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