Search

Industrial Maintenance Technician Courses

Get training in industrial maintenance in just 30-39 weeks.

A new career path starts here

Take 60 seconds and find out how you can get trained.

Step of
What kind of training are you interested in? Required
Change program to see other campuses.
First Name Required
Last Name Required
Required
Zip Required
Phone Number Required
Email Required
<p>By submitting this form, I agree that MIAT College of Technology, Universal Technical Institute, Inc., Custom Training Group, Inc. and their representatives may email, call, and / or text me with marketing messages about educational programs and services, as well as for school-related communications, at any phone number I provide, including a wireless number, using prerecorded calls or automated technology. I understand that my consent is not required to apply, enroll or make any purchase. I further understand and agree that I may instead call MIAT at 1-800-477-1310 for Canton, MI and 1-888-547-7047 for Houston, TX or UTI at 1-800-913-7524 to request admission information. I understand that if I do submit this form, I may unsubscribe within marketing emails or opt-out of text messages at any time by replying “STOP.” Standard text message and data rates may apply.<br /><br />By submitting this form, I further understand and agree that all information provided is subject to UTI’s Privacy Policy available at <a href='~/privacy-policy'>www.uti.edu/privacy-policy</a> and UTI's SMS Terms and Conditions available at <a href='~/sms-terms-conditions'>www.uti.edu/sms-terms-conditions</a>.</p>

Students in the Industrial Maintenance program learn to perform diagnostics, clean and lubricate machinery, and test damaged parts to determine if they need replacing.

Industrial Maintenance Technician Courses

Get training in industrial maintenance in just 30-39 weeks.

Enrolling in Industrial Maintenance Classes

Getting started in our Industrial Maintenance program begins with three simple steps:

  1. Fill out the enrollment form.
  2. Talk with an Admissions Representative.
  3. Start classes!

Our Admissions Representatives will work with you to help get any documents submitted and any additional information that’s needed. One qualification for our program includes proof of schooling, which could include:

  • A standards-based high school diploma
  • A state-issued GED certificate or state-authorized equivalent exam
  • An official home-schooling certificate
  • A transcript or other evidence of having previously attended a Title IV-eligible program at a postsecondary institution

For more information on admissions requirements, head here.

Industrial Maintenance Course Overview

With hands-on labs and an in-person, instructor-led online curriculum developed hand-in-hand with industry experts, our students receive relevant training fit to industry needs.18

Here’s a look at the courses in our Industrial Maintenance program (course titles and descriptions are subject to change):

Energy Industry Fundamentals and Safety Compliance

This course reviews the history of the power technology industry up to and including the present, as well as a review of common terminology and definitions used in the industry. Students engage in hands-on activities that support principles of physics as they apply to hydraulics and pneumatics, as well as the basic knowledge of the many components used in these systems.

Math, OSHA, and First Aid

Students cover mathematics that are applied to the relevant subject areas throughout the program, including applications of formulas, conversions, imperial systems, metric systems and additional subject areas relevant to progress in the program. Additionally, students learn the safety requirements while performing tasks on the job, including an understanding of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations and certification.

DC and AC Basic Electricity

In this course, students learn direct current (DC) electrical theory and applications. Students learn alternating current (AC) electrical circuit schematics and design, including AC electrical component operation, electrical fundamentals, circuit calculation, circuit design, circuit construction, proper procedures for testing for advanced electrical functions, and troubleshooting.

Applied Physics and Precision Measuring

In this course, students learn the proper use and interpretation of precision measuring devices like dial indicators, micrometers, calipers, depth gauges, and thread pitch gauges, as well as the importance of precision measuring devices. Additionally, students learn physics concepts and calculations with relevance to the disciplines of the program's course content.

Materials Processing, Fabrication and Diesel

In this course, students complete standard inspections, and preventative maintenance practices will be demonstrated. Students demonstrate what they’ve learned by completing assigned hands-on projects in the lab that bring together precision measuring, drilling, threading, fastening, torquing and similar other material processing techniques.

Industrial Heating and Cooling and Compression Systems

This course covers basic principles and fundamentals of refrigeration processes and operations, with a primary focus on industrial and commercial refrigeration equipment. Students study basic preventative maintenance, basic scheduled maintenance and basic troubleshooting.

Steam and Gas Turbines, Boiler Operations and Valves

In this course, students learn about scheduled and nonscheduled maintenance required for gas turbines. Students learn the basic operation and design of boiler systems, as well as startup and shutdown procedures.

Advanced Electrical Theory

Students are introduced to more advanced electrical theory and applications. Students work on projects that enhance their ability to design, navigate, troubleshoot and analyze circuits using electrical schematics.

Next Steps After the Program

After completing training in just 30-39 weeks in our Industrial Maintenance Technician program, students are prepared for entry-level roles in the industry.

There are several different career avenues1 that could be pursued by skilled industrial maintenance technicians, including:

  • Machine technician
  • Service technician
  • Maintenance mechanic
  • Mechanical assembler
  • Plant operator
  • Turbine technician
  • Boiler operator

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN PROGRAM TODAY

Interested in our Industrial Maintenance Technician training program? You can get more information without any pressure to commit. To get started, click on the button below.