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AIT100 Industrial Safety Credit Hours: 1.00
Application of all safety, health and environmental requirements associated with all of the NIMS duty areas.
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Information: BCT 110 may be substituted for AIT 100.
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AIT105 Maintenance Operations Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the area of maintenance operations of a manufacturing facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 1: Maintenance Operations Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT110 Mechanical Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the area of basic mechanical systems of a manufacturing facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 2: Basic Mechanical Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT115 Hydraulic Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the NIMS areas of hydraulic systems of a manufacturing facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 3: Basic Hydraulic Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT120 Pneumatic Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the NIMS areas of pneumatic systems of a manufacturing facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 4: Pneumatic Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT125 Electrical Systems I Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the area of electrical systems of a manufacturing facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 5: Electrical Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT130 Maintenance Piping Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the area of maintenance of piping systems for manufacturing or industrial facilities. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 9: Maintenance Piping Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT135 Electronics Assembly & Fabrication I Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamental principles of assembly and manufacture of electronics. Includes electronics safety, hand and power tool usage, measure tools, quality control/Statistical Process Control, and ElectroStatic Discharge (ESD). Also includes clean room procedures, electronics print reading, wiring harnesses, soldering, desoldering and rework, cleaning, prototyping, and high volume production methods.
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AIT205 Electronic Control Systems I Credit Hours: 3.00
Overview of the area of Electronic Control Systems I of a manufacturing or industrial facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 6: Electronic Control Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 125.
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AIT210 Electronic Control Systems II Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of AIT 205. Overview of the area of Electronic Control Systems II of a manufacturing and industrial facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 6: Electronic Control Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 205 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT215 Process Control Systems Credit Hours: 4.00
Overview of the area of Process Control Systems of a manufacturing or industrial facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 7: Process Control Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 125.
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AIT225 Electrical Systems II Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of AIT 125. Overview of the area of electrical systems of a manufacturing facility. Preparation to sit for the NIMS Duty Area 5: Electrical Systems Certification Exam.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 125.
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AIT235 Electronics Assembly & Fabrication II Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of AIT 135. Fundamental principles of creating electronic prototypes, wire and cable termination, electronics safety, and wiring harness assembly. Includes fabrication of electronics enclosures, electrical control systems, and electronic control systems. Also includes checking torque applied to fasteners used in electrical and electronic systems.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 135.
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AIT250 Automated Industrial Technology Capstone Credit Hours: 3.00
An examination of the integration of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, piping, electronic control, and process control systems. Experience in designing, building, maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing such integrated systems will be gained.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 225 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT260 Manufacturing Mechanics Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamental principles of the application, installation, lubrication, and maintenance of plain, ball and roller bearings. Includes an exploration of gaskets and seals, gear drives, brakes and clutches, linear ball brushings, and ball screw drives.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 110
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AIT270 Robotics I Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamental principles of working safely with robots, and applications of and trends in industrial robotics. Includes types of robots, axes and coordinate systems, programming and operating robots. Also includes end effectors, and collaborative robots.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 100 and 105.
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AIT275 Robotics II Credit Hours: 3.00
Continuation of AIT 275. Fundamental principles of working safely with robots; robot auxiliary, subsystems, and components. Also includes robot maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and a basic robot design project.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 270
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AIT280 Industry 4.0 and Industrial Control Systems Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamental principles of existing and developing automation systems such as Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA), Distributed Control Systems (DCS), Smart Factories, Industry 4.0, and the Internet of Things. Also includes an introduction to software used in SCADA and DCS, and practice setting up one of these systems.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 215 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT285 Sensors and Data Acquisition Credit Hours: 3.00
Fundamental principles of sensors such as sensor design, function, installation, maintenance, calibration, and repair. Includes brief exploration of signal conditioning, data acquisition, chart recorder operation, and data storage.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 215 or concurrent enrollment.
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AIT291 Automated Industrial Technology Internship Credit Hours: 3.00
Supervised work experience in production environments. Includes experiences in maintenance, troubleshooting, repair of production environment and specific manufacturing processes. Also includes experiences in problem solving; working as a team; soft skills; time and resource management; and exposure to specific manufacturing processes.
Prerequisite(s): AIT 225 or concurrent enrollment.
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