Production Technician Certificate of Achievement

Get automation systems job training that will put you on the front lines of northern Nevada’s 21st century economy.

TMCC’s new accelerated program leads students to a Certificate of Achievement as a Production Technician. It prepares you to operate and maintain high-tech automation equipment used in Northern Nevada's new modern manufacturing and distribution operations, whether they are factories making electric vehicle parts, airborne pucks, granola bars, or high-flying e-commerce retailers.

The curriculum adheres to the high standards of the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) and prepares students to become Certified Production Technicians.

Students will:

  • Practice safety at all levels in a modern manufacturing and distribution plant.
  • Diagnose and repair electrical and mechanical components commonly used in a production operation.
  • Use quality control standards to troubleshoot inefficiencies in a production system.

Successful participants will earn:

  • TMCC Certificate of Achievement (1 Year Credential)
  • OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Course Completion Card
  • MSSC Certified Production Technician Designation
TMCC College Credits
OSH 222 General Industry Safety 1 credit
ELM 110 Electrical/Electronic Circuits 4 credits
ELM 127 Introduction to AC Controls 3 credits
ELM 129 Electric Motors and Drives 3 credits
ELM 134 Programmable Logic Controllers I 3 credits
ELM 233 Introduction to Instrumentation 3 credits
MPT 110 Automated Production Concepts I 3 credits
MPT 120 Automated Production Concepts II 3 credits
MPT 135 Material Handling 2 credits
MPT 140 Quality Control 3 credits
MT 108 Fluid Power 3 credits
General Education Requirements 3 credits
Total Certificate Requirement 34 credits