Apr 18, 2021  
Catalog 2020-2021 
    
Catalog 2020-2021

Automated Facilities & Logistics Technician


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Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics Pathway  

Program Description


Students learn about complex automated manufacturing and distribution systems used in modern facilities; how these facilities fit into the larger supply chain field;  the role of the consumer in supply chain management; equipment used in automated systems; and good work habits and related ethical concepts in manufacturing and distribution environments. Topics include understanding the technological changes in automated facilities, the role of the automated facility technician, troubleshooting and maintenance of complex electromechanical systems, OSHA standards for safety, timeliness, attitude, communication with supervisors and co-workers, work relationships, stress and emotions, and handling ethical dilemmas.

Program Outcomes


CCBC Credential: Students will be awarded a Continuing Education Workforce Training Certificate and will have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript) 

External Credential: Students will have the opportunity to demonstrate proficiency by testing for three nationally recognized certifications: 

OSHA- 10 Hour General Industry, Occupation Safety and Health Administration, https://www.osha.gov/

Certified Logistics Associate, Manufacturing Skills Standards Council

Certified Production Technician, Manufacturing Skills Standards Council

 

Course costs include fees for MSSC tests to be taken one time.

Financial Aid and Payment Options


Partial Payment Option (through Nelnet Business Solutions)

Tuition Waiver for Senior Citizens and Individuals with Disabilities

Employer/Sponsor Paid Tuition

Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS)

Local Office of Workforce Development

Length of Training


12 months

Orientation Session- Mandatory


Mandatory orientation.

Program Requirements


High School Diploma or GED

Minimum age- 18

Students must pass basic mathematics and reading assessment.

Application Process


Provisional Entry – Prospective students must attend an orientation session and pass a basic math assessment test and basic reading assessment test.

Prior Learning Assessment


This program has potential options for waiving select courses based on: previous coursework or articulated coursework from an approved curriculum, successful completion of a CCBC placement or challenge exam, and demonstrated portfolio and/or prior occupational learning.  A maximum of 67 program hours may be earned from prior learning.

Program Course Sequence


Course Number

Course

Title

Course Hours

Textbook Information

 

Costs 

T=Tuition/F=Fees

VOA 574

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 1​

80

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

VOA 569

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 2​

90

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

 

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

 

VOA 751

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 3

80

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

 

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

VOA 571

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 4

90

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

 

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

 

VOA 572

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 5

90

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

 

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

 

VOA 573

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 6

90

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

 

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

VOA 575

Automated Facilities Technician- Part 7​

80

Book provided in class; cost is built into tuition

 

$1,122

T-$550/F-$572

Course Series Totals:

600

                                                       

$7854

T-$3850 F-$4004

Additional Information


Skills for Success:

Detailed-oriented, dependability, self-control, ability to follow safety rules, ability to follow directions, cooperation, integrity, persistence, manual dexterity, mechanical aptitude, mathematical aptitude.

Career Opportunities:

Students can find careers in automated warehouses, distribution centers, manufacturing facilities. Job titles can include automated technician, electrical technician, industrial maintenance technician.

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Program Contact Information


Program Coordinator:  Nancy Kukay | nkukay@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-4171 | Catonsville BESS 100K

Administrative Assistant:  Denise Bellamy | dbellamy@ccbcmd.edu | 443-840-4712  | Catonsville BESS 100

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