Certified Production Technician
GNT 1200. Technical Orientation. 1 hr.
GNT 1201. Industrial Production Techniques. 0.5 hrs.
This course is designed to meet the needs of industry and industrial employees for specialized education experiences. Each class will be individ- ualized to a particular set of needs and a credit value assigned for each section offered. Typical examples include: inspection and measuring tech- niques, tool set-up, and machine operation tech- niques. This course may be repeated for a max- imum of three times.
GNT 1220. Intro Manufacturing & OSHA 10-hr Safety. 4 hrs.
This course provides the student with an introduction to the manufacturing world and provides specific instruction to facilitate safe work practices in industrial environments. Introduces manufacturing specializations such as mechatronics, precision machining and welding. Covers fire safety, pressurized gases, electrical hazards, and safe machine usage. Students will also become acquainted with OSHA policy. The OSHA 10-Hour General Industry card will be earned upon successful completion of this class. Students will have the opportunity to earn the Safety Certification through Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC). Lecture, 3 hours; lab 2 hours.
GNT 1225. Quality & Measurement. 2 hrs.
This ccourse provides an introduction to controlling and improving quality in a manufacturing setting. Explores ways that manufacturers use data and analysis to improve quality. Students will have the opportunity to earn the Quality and Measurement Certification through the Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC). Lecture, 1 hour; lab, 2 hours. Co-requisite: GNT 1220.
GNT 1230. Manufacturing Processes. 3 hrs.
This course introduces the basics of how manufacturing transforms materials into products. Students will learn about the varying types of production and will learn about the materials that are used in production and the types of processes used in manufacturing including machining, casting, and assembly. Students will have the opportunity to earn the Manufacturing Process and Production Certification through the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC). Lecture, 2 hours; lab, 2 hours. Co-requisite: GNT 1220.
GNT 1235. Introduction Manufacturing Maintenance. 2 hrs.
This course provides a basic understandng of tools and equipment used in manufacturing and knowledge of how to improve productivity through predictive and preventive maintenance. Students will have the opportunity to earn the Manufacturing Maintenance Certification through the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC). Lecture, 1 hour; lab 2 hours. Co-requisite: GNT 1220.
GNT 1240. OSHA 30 Hour General Industry. 3 hrs.
This course covers introduction of OSHA, the ACT, and OSHA standards for 29 CFR 1910 and fulfills the requirements for the OSHA 30 Hour General Industry card. Lecture, 3 hours.