Automation Technology


Automation Technology program

Students enrolled in the Automation Technology program will learn to utilize industry standard tools, manufacturing equipment, and procedures for entry-level automation. Students enrolled in the Automation Technology program learn to design, build, test, and troubleshoot automated equipment which is a directly tied to industrial processes and renewable energy to conserve. The program offers students the opportunity to apply hands-on learning to prepare them to meet industry needs in their respective fields. Students of the Automation Technology program have the opportunity to learn safety, industrial controls, mechanical and fluid power systems, HVAC/ Refrigeration, electronics, robotics, instrumentation process control, solar panels, solar thermal water systems, and other forms of alternative energy.

Program Cost
$3,949.00
(Tuition, Student Fees and Books. Some courses may require additional fees.)
Program Length
900 hours (10 months)
Location
Building D-5 Freeport Center
Enrollment
Open Enrollment Year Round
Classroom Availability
Mo
Tu
We
Th
Fr
Sa
08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
 
12:00 PM - 03:00 PM
 
03:00 PM - 09:00 PM
 
 
NOTE:High school students may request a schedule that coincides with the high school morning bell schedule by notifying Student Services.

Adult College Admission Fee
$45.00
Tuition and Fees
Adult Tuition: Details
High School Students: $40.00 (additional class fees may still apply)
Books and Supplies
Details
Certificate Processing Fee
$10.00
Pell Grants
Apply
Scholarships
Eligible
Veterans
Eligible
DATC Credentials
DATC Certification of Program Completion
Program Certificate - Industrial Technician
Industry Certifications
The DATC Automation Technology program provides students with the necessary skills to begin employment in their selected field. Students who complete their program will be prepared to take the tests for the following certifications:
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Section 608, CFC Refrigerant Handling Certification
ESCO Institute Green Awareness Certification
International Society of Automation Certified Controls System Technician (ISA CCST)
OSHA Safety (10-Hour)
CTE Skill Certificate (High School Students Only)
Electronics 1
Electronics 2
Placement Rates
98%
Utah Wages
Low Median High
$14.45 $28.65 $35.41
Utah Job Outlook and Work Requirements
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Othe
High School
Details
College/University
Details
  1. Verify you meet program Admissions Requirements
  2. Complete the DATC Admissions process:
  3. Meet with an Enrollment Technician in Student Services
  4. Start Class