Ensuring College & Career Readiness

Industrial Automation & Robotics


Description: In this program students will learn about today’s industrial & manufacturing technologies in a hands-on environment. Students will learn about industrial safety, basics of electricity, fluid power, mechanical principles, AutoCAD, blueprint reading, industrial control wiring, motor controls, PLC’s, robotic programming, and more! Students will also earn Industry-standard certificates as part of their education as well: OSHA-10, NCCER Core, Fanuc Tool Handling & Programming, CPR/AED, & the MSSC CPT. In this program, students will have the knowledge and skills needed to go into a high-demand career upon completing high school.


1st Year Courses:2nd Year Courses:
7108 Principles of Advanced Manufacturing (PRIN ADV MAN)2022 – 5688 Industrial Technical Maintenance II 
7103 Advanced Manufacturing Technology (ADV MAN TECH)2023 – 7224 Industrial Automation and Robotics Capstone (AUTO ROB CAP)
7106 Mechatronics Systems (MECH SYS)
Credit Hours – 3 Credits per Semester

Dual Credits: Ivy Tech Sellersburg (44) CT

First Year Credits – SMDI 110, 111, ADMF 112, 122, INDT 113 = 15 Dual Credits

Second Year Credits – INDT 104, 203, ADMF 222 = 9 Dual Credits

Certifications: NCCER (1), SIEMENS CERT


Career Opportunities

Industrial/Automation Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Robotics Programmer/Technician, Automation Control Specialist, Industrial Maintenance Technician, Electrician, Production Manager, Quality Control Technician, & Millwright/Machine Installer.

Instructor – Joseph Earl – jearl@nafcs.org