Technical Fundamentals Series

Technical skill classroom support training offered in a wide range of topics. Courses designed to develop a practical understanding of the technical skills required by industry. Trainees are taught using company blueprints, equipment and gauges when applicable.


Computer Training

On site customized short courses to include but not limited to: Microsoft® 2003/2007/2010 Introduction/Intermediate/Advanced Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Publisher, and Outlook; Microsoft® Project, New Technology, Internet Fundamentals and Computer Basics. College laptop computers are available for company on-site training usage.

Each course = 8- 12 hours.

Excel Level 1 (Intro to Excel)

This course will introduce participants to the fundamentals concepts of constructing a worksheet. Participants will learn to create, edit, save, and enhance standard worksheets and workbooks. This course will encompass lecture, group discussions, hands-on activities, and individual exercises. Prerequisite: None Hours: 12 Cost: $ 98 (Registration Fee: $73 Material Fee: $25) Location: ACC Main Campus

 Excel Level 2 (Intermediate)

This course will introduce participants to the intermediate concepts of constructing a worksheet. Participants will learn to streamline spreadsheets with templates, charts, graphics, and advanced formulas. This course will encompass lecture, group discussions, hands-on activities, and individual exercises. Prerequisite: None Hours: 12 Cost: $ 98 (Registration Fee: $73 Material Fee: $25) Location: ACC Main Campus

  Excel Level 3 (Advanced)

This course will introduce participants to systemized methods of common tasks. Participants will learn to apply advanced analysis techniques to complex data sets and share this data with other software applications. This course will encompass lecture, group discussions, hands-on activities, and individual exercises. Prerequisite: None Hours: 12 Cost: $ 98 (Registration Fee: $73 Material Fee: $25) Location: ACC Main Campus


Maintenance sample courses up to 40 instructional hours

Hydraulics/Pneumatics – Course introduces basic components and functions of hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Topics include standard symbols, pumps, control valves, control assemblies, actuators, FRL, maintenance procedures, and switching and control devices. Upon completion trainees should be able to understand the operation of a fluid.

Intro to Electricity – Training introduces fundamental concepts of electricity and test equipment to non-electrical, electronic majors. Training in the basic DC and AC principles to include: voltage, resistance, current, impedance; components, (resistors, inductors, and capacitors); power, and operation of test equipment. Upon completion trainees should be able to construct and analyze simple DC and AC equipment using electrical test equipment.

Introduction to PLC – Training introduces the programmable logic controller and its associated applications. Training covers ladder logic diagrams, input/output modules, power supplies, surge protection, selection, installation of controllers, and interfacing of controllers with equipment. Training includes advanced programming, networking, advanced I/O modules reading and interpreting error codes and troubleshooting. Upon completion trainees should be able to install PLC’s, create programs and troubleshoot programmable logic controllers.

CNC Introduction – Instruction focuses on the basic concepts and capabilities of computer numerical control machine tools. Topics include: setup, operations, and basic applications. Upon completion trainees will be able to explain operator safety, machine protection, data input, program preparation, & program storage.

CNC Milling – Instruction introduces manual programming setup and operation of CNC machining centers. Training includes programming format, control functions, program editing, part production and inspection. Upon completion trainees should be able to manufacture simple parts using CNC machining centers.

CNC Turning – Course introduces programming setup and operation of CNC machining centers. Training includes programming formats, control functions, program editing, part production, and inspection. Upon completion trainees will be able to manufacture simple parts using CNC turning centers.

Motors and Controls – Instruction focuses on the fundamental concepts of motors and motor controls. Training covers ladder diagrams, pilot devices, contactors, motor starters, motors, and other control devices. Upon completion, trainees should be able to properly select, connect, and troubleshoot motors and control circuits.


Basic Specific sample courses 6-12 instructional hours

Industry Math – Focuses on the skills-specific mathematical concepts relative to the industrial work environment.

Blueprint Reading – Covers the basic principles of blueprint reading taught using actual company blueprints.

Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD/T): Introduces the basic geometric dimensioning and tolerance principles taught using on- site company gauges.

Quality Control – Covers inspections, gauge methods and special gauge designs, production gauge, inspections, statistical process control concepts.

Industrial/Environmental Health & Safety – Introduces principles of environmental health and industrial safety. Emphasis is placed on industry safety, OSHA, and environmental health, safety concepts, regulations and prevention of accidents, injuries, and illnesses.


 

Contact Louis Judge at 336-506-4207 to discuss your current and future training needs.