Robotics Technician Certificate

Division: Science/Engineering/Mathematics


The Robotics Technician Certificate program provides a basic foundation of industrial robotics and how they can be used in a plant or manufacturing system. The simulation softwares, integrated within the program emulates real-world robotics applications and employs the basic principles common to the vast majority of robots currently in use in the automation industry. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a minimum grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College.

ENGT 103 C Introduction to Embedded Systems3
ENGT 115 CElectric Motors and Controls3
ENGT 120 CMechanical Systems3
ENGT 125 C Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems3
ENGT 210 C Principles of Robotics Systems3
ENGT 225 C Robot and Automation Programming4
ENGT 240 CAdvanced Robotics3
Total Units22

Program Student Learning Outcomes:

OUTCOME 1: Understand an automated system's structure and the role of different components in a fully integrated system.

OUTCOME 2: Demonstrate a deep understanding of an automated manufacturing platform and automation industry, including design, operation, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repair, and integration.

OUTCOME 3: Apply problem-solving skills in designing an automated system and product development.