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Electrical Technology - Diploma

Offered at: Ashland Community and Technical College, Big Sandy Community and Technical College, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Hazard Community and Technical College, Hopkinsville Community College, Madisonville Community College, Maysville Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Somerset Community College, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College, Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 4603024049

Course Title Credits
General Education
Area 1
Select one of the following three options:3
Written Communication
Heritage/Humanities
Oral Communications
Area 2
Select one of the following three options:3
Technical Mathematics
Technical Algebra and Trigonometry
Higher Level Quantitative Reasoning Course
Subtotal6
Technical Core
EET 119Basic Electricity5
or ELT 110 Circuits I
EET 250National Electrical Code4
Select one of the following four options:11-14
Option 1
Electrical Motor Controls I
and Electrical Motor Controls I Lab
Rotating Machinery
and Rotating Machinery Lab
Electrical Motor Controls II
and Electrical Motor Controls II Lab
Option 2
Rotating Machinery Electrical Motor Controls I
and Rotating Machinery and Motor Controls I Lab
Electrical Motor Controls II
and Electrical Motor Controls II Lab
Option 3
Electrical Motor Controls I
and Electrical Motor Controls I Lab
Rotating Machinery and Transformers
and Rotating Machinery and Transformers Lab
Electrical Motor Controls II
and Electrical Motor Controls II Lab
Option 4
Electrical Motor Controls
and Electrical Motor Controls Lab
Rotating Machinery
and Rotating Machinery Lab
EET 127Electrical Technology Capstone1
EET 298Practicum1-4
or EET 299 Cooperative Education Program
Digital Literacy 13
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal31-37
Students must complete one of the tracks listed below to complete the diploma requirements.

Automated Industrial Controls Technician Track

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Hopkinsville Community College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 460302404

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal31-37
EET 276Programmable Logic Controllers2
EET 277Programmable Logic Controllers Lab2
Select one of the following two options:3-5
Fluid Power
and Fluid Power Lab
Applied Fluid Power
Technical Electives12
Total Credits50-58

In the situation that any course that has been used in the Technical Core is also repeated in the Track, the student must select a course with the same number of hours from the technical elective list or a course approved by the program coordinator.

Technical Electives for Automated Industrial Controls Technician Track

Course Title Credits
All EET Prefix Courses
All IMT Prefix Courses
ACR 100Refrigeration Fundamentals3
ACR 101Refrigeration Fundamentals Lab2
ACR 130Electrical Components3
ACR 131Electrical Components Lab2
BBT 100Introduction to HFC/Cable-TV3
BBT 200Introduction to Cellular Technology2
BRX 110Basic Blueprint Reading for Machinist2
BRX 120Basic Blueprint Reading3
BRX 220Blueprint Reading for Construction3
CAD 100Introduction to Computer Aided Design3
CMM 114Fundamentals of Machine Tools6
ELT 103Introduction to Engineering3
ELT 110Circuits I5
ELT 114Circuits II5
ELT 120Digital I3
ELT 210Devices I4
ELT 214Devices II4
ELT 220Digital II3
ELT 232Computer Software Maintenance3
ELT 234Computer Hardware Maintenance3
ELT 260Robotic and Industrial Automation5
ESP 101Introduction to Energy Systems3
FPX 100Fluid Power3
FPX 101Fluid Power Lab2
ISX 100Industrial Safety3
ISX 101Introduction to Industrial Safety3
WLD 140Gas Metal Arc Welding2
WLD 141Gas Metal Arc Welding Fillet Lab3
WLD 151Basic Welding A2
WLD 152Basic Welding B5

Construction Electrician Track

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Big Sandy Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Hopkinsville Community College, Hazard Community and Technical College, Madisonville Community College, Maysville Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College, Somerset Community College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 460302402

Course Title Credits
Required
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal31-37
Select one of the following two options:7-8
Option 1
Electrical Construction I
and Electrical Construction I Lab
Electrical Construction II
and Electrical Construction II Lab
Option 2
Electrical Construction
and Electrical Construction Lab
Technical Electives12
Total Credits50-57

In the situation that any course that has been used in the Technical Core is also repeated in the Track, the student must select a course with the same number of hours from the technical elective list or a course approved by the program coordinator.

Technical Electives for Construction Electrician Track

Course Title Credits
All EET Prefix Courses
ACR 100Refrigeration Fundamentals3
ACR 101Refrigeration Fundamentals Lab2
ACR 130Electrical Components3
ACR 131Electrical Components Lab2
BBT 100Introduction to HFC/Cable-TV3
BBT 200Introduction to Cellular Technology2
BRX 110Basic Blueprint Reading for Machinist2
BRX 120Basic Blueprint Reading3
BRX 220Blueprint Reading for Construction3
CAD 100Introduction to Computer Aided Design3
CMM 114Fundamentals of Machine Tools6
ELT 103Introduction to Engineering3
ELT 110Circuits I5
ELT 114Circuits II5
ELT 120Digital I3
ELT 210Devices I4
ELT 214Devices II4
ELT 220Digital II3
ELT 222Mechanics of Telephony3
ELT 224Basic Telecommunications Installation and Maintenance3
ELT 232Computer Software Maintenance3
ELT 234Computer Hardware Maintenance3
ELT 260Robotic and Industrial Automation5
ELT 265Applied Fluid Power3
ESP 101Introduction to Energy Systems3
FPX 100Fluid Power3
FPX 101Fluid Power Lab2
ISX 100Industrial Safety3
ISX 101Introduction to Industrial Safety3
ISM 102Fundamentals of Instrumentation4
ISM 210Fundamentals of Process Control4

Industrial Automation and Process Control Technician Track

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 460302405

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal31-37
ISM 102Fundamentals of Instrumentation4
ISM 210Fundamentals of Process Control4
FPX 100Fluid Power3
FPX 101Fluid Power Lab2
EET 276Programmable Logic Controllers2
EET 277Programmable Logic Controllers Lab2
Technical Electives6
Total Credits54-60

In the situation that any course that has been used in the Technical Core is also repeated in the Track, the student must select a course with the same number of hours from the technical elective list or a course approved by the program coordinator.

Technical Electives for Industrial Automation and Process Control Technician Track

Course Title Credits
All EET Prefix Courses
All IMT Prefix Courses
ELT 103Introduction to Engineering3
ELT 120Digital I3
ELT 210Devices I4
ELT 214Devices II4
ELT 220Digital II3

Industrial Automation and Robotics Technician Track

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 460302406

Course Title Credits
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal31-37
EET 290Troubleshooting Industrial Controls and Motors4
Select one of the following two options:4
Robotic Systems I
and Robotic Systems II
Industrial Robotics and Robotic Maintenance
EET 202Robotic Maintenance2
EET 203Robotic Vision Systems2
EET 276Programmable Logic Controllers2
EET 277Programmable Logic Controllers Lab2
EET 280Multi-Platform Programmable Logic Controllers4
Technical Electives3
Total Credits54-60

In the situation that any course that has been used in the Technical Core is also repeated in the Track, the student must select a course with the same number of hours from the technical elective list or a course approved by the program coordinator.

Technical Electives for Industrial Automation and Robotics Technician Track

Course Title Credits
All EET Prefix Courses
All IMT Prefix Courses
FPX 100Fluid Power3
FPX 101Fluid Power Lab2

Industrial Electrician Track

Offered at: Ashland Community and Technical College, Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Big Sandy Community and Technical College, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Hopkinsville Community College, Hazard Community and Technical College, Maysville Community and Technical College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College, Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College, Somerset Community College, West Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 460302401

Course Title Credits
Required
General Education and Technical Core Subtotal31-37
Select one of the following two options:7-8
Option 1
Electrical Construction I
and Electrical Construction I Lab
Electrical Construction II
and Electrical Construction II Lab
Option 2
Electrical Construction
and Electrical Construction Lab
EET 276Programmable Logic Controllers2
EET 277Programmable Logic Controllers Lab2
Technical Electives11
Total Credits53-60

In the situation that any course that has been used in the Technical Core is also repeated in the Track, the student must select a course with the same number of hours from the technical elective list or a course approved by the program coordinator.

Technical Electives for Industrial Electrician Track

Course Title Credits
All EET Prefix Courses
All IMT Prefix Courses
ACR 100Refrigeration Fundamentals3
ACR 101Refrigeration Fundamentals Lab2
ACR 130Electrical Components3
ACR 131Electrical Components Lab2
BBT 100Introduction to HFC/Cable-TV3
BBT 200Introduction to Cellular Technology2
BRX 110Basic Blueprint Reading for Machinist2
BRX 120Basic Blueprint Reading3
BRX 220Blueprint Reading for Construction3
CAD 100Introduction to Computer Aided Design3
CMM 114Fundamentals of Machine Tools6
ELT 103Introduction to Engineering3
ELT 110Circuits I5
ELT 114Circuits II5
ELT 120Digital I3
ELT 210Devices I4
ELT 214Devices II4
ELT 220Digital II3
ELT 222Mechanics of Telephony3
ELT 224Basic Telecommunications Installation and Maintenance3
ELT 232Computer Software Maintenance3
ELT 234Computer Hardware Maintenance3
ELT 260Robotic and Industrial Automation5
ELT 265Applied Fluid Power3
ESP 101Introduction to Energy Systems3
FPX 100Fluid Power3
FPX 101Fluid Power Lab2
ISX 100Industrial Safety3
ISX 101Introduction to Industrial Safety3
ISM 102Fundamentals of Instrumentation4
ISM 210Fundamentals of Process Control4
WLD 140Gas Metal Arc Welding2
WLD 141Gas Metal Arc Welding Fillet Lab3
WLD 151Basic Welding A2
WLD 152Basic Welding B5