Industry and Technology (ITEC)

ITEC 100 Indust Maint Tech Option A 15 unit(s)
Hours: 10 Lecture/Discussion
15 Lab
Materials Fees: $7
ITEC 100 is the first semester of a two semester program in Industrial Maintenance Technology. This course will provide the students with theories, concepts and skills utilized in the areas of basic electricity, machine tool operation, acetylene and MIG welding, hydraulics/pneumatics and mechanics.
ITEC 101 Indust Maint Tech Option A 15 unit(s)
Hours: 10 Lecture/Discussion
15 Lab
Materials Fees: $7
This course will provide the students with theories, concepts, and skills utilized in the areas of: industrial motor control and instrumentation, stick and TIG welding, refrigeration and programmable logic controllers. It is the second course of a two semester program required to earn a certificate in Industrial Maintenance Technology.
Prerequisites: ITEC 100 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ITEC 110 Electricity and Electronics 3 unit(s)
Hours: 2 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: $10
This course is an entry-level course in the Industrial Maintenance Program. Topics will include alternating and direct currents, including circuit basics, construction, and testing of industrial electrical circuits and applications for relays, transformers, and relay ladder logic. Fundamentals of industrial electronics and solid state devices will be studied, in addition to magnetism, dc and ac motors, and their applications. Other topics will be digital electronics, standards and codes.
ITEC 111 Manufacturing Processes 3 unit(s)
Hours: 2 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
This course is an entry level course in the Industrial Maintenance Program. Topics to be studied will be industrial machining to include the lathe and milling machines. Other topics will be GMAW, STAW, and GTAW welding (mig, stick, and tig). Industrial safety and preventative maintenance are studied.
ITEC 112 Welding Principles 1 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
4 Lab
Materials Fees: $10
Topics will be GMAW, STAW, and GTAW welding (mig, stick, and tig). Industrial safety and preventative maintenance are studied. Practical applications will be in creating projects in steel and stainless steel using all three modes of welding. Students will become competent in all three modes.
ITEC 120 Programmable Logic Controllers 3 unit(s)
Hours: 2 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
This is a course in industrial computers and Programmable Logic Controllers. The student will be able to use a personal computer to identify parts of a PLC, program and troubleshoot the PLC upon completion of this course.
Prerequisites: ITEC 110 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ITEC 213 Industrial Mechanics 5 unit(s)
Hours: 4 Lecture/Discussion
4 Lab
This course is designed to instruct the student in the design, repair, and specification of the industrial mechanical equipment. Topics to be studied will be mechanical power transmission equipment, gear reducers, chains and belts, pumps, compressors, and motors. The student will learn to repair equipment according to new equipment manufacturers standards.
ITEC 220 Water Treatment Fundamentals 3 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
The course provides an introduction to the basic methods used to treat water supplies for domestic drinking water purposes. The course introduces and works with the supporting water treatment principles, operations and maintenance considerations and water-related mathematics. The course fulfills the specialized education/training requirement that is necessary for water treatment plant or distribution system operator certification by State Water Resources Control Board. The course prepares students for the Grade T1 and T2 water treatment plant operator certification exams.
ITEC 221 Fund. of Wastewater Treatment 3 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
The course provides an introduction to the basic methods used to treat domestic and industrial wastewater prior to disposal and/or reuse. The course introduces and works with the supporting wastewater treatment principles, operations and maintenance considerations and wastewater related mathematics. The course fulfills the educational point requirement that is necessary prior to State Water Resources Control Board operator certification. The course prepares students for the Grade 1 and 2 operator certification exams.
ITEC 222 Automated Controls 5 unit(s)
Hours: 4 Lecture/Discussion
4 Lab
This course offers theory and application of solid state devices used to control industrial machinery. The devices include power supplies, smart relays, variable frequency drive motor controllers, DC motor controllers, sensors, and discrete and analog input and output modules. Programming of the common proprietary languages will be covered as well as troubleshooting and repair of the devices.
Prerequisites: ITEC 112 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ITEC 223 Welding Principles 2 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
4 Lab
Materials Fees: $10
This course offers instruction in the practice and theory of SMAW (stick) welding. This course also offers practice and theory in gas and plasma arc cutting. The student will be able to make welds in mild steel and stainless steel.
Prerequisites: ITEC 213 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ITEC 224 Hydraulics and Pneumatics 3 unit(s)
Hours: 2 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
This course offers instruction in fluid power as used in an industrial environment. The course covers theory of fluid power, system design, troubleshooting, and repair of both hydraulic and pneumatic systems. A hands-on lab provides job-ready experience and skills for students.
Prerequisites: ITEC 111 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ITEC 274 Programmable Logic Controllers 2 unit(s)
Hours: 2 Lecture/Discussion
1 Lab
Materials Fees: $5
This course addresses the necessary theory and skills in the field of programmable controllers for maintenance electricians. The student will learn the addressing, wiring methods and programming of programmable logic controllers. The student will learn how to design ladder diagrams from a hard wired diagram or from a sequence of operation. The student will learn to program with handheld programmer and a personal computer with appropriate software.