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Automotive/Advanced Manufacturing: Automotive Manufacturing & Automation

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LOCATION: Patterson Site

Manufacturing & Automation is a rapidly growing career in one of Alabama’s highest-growth industries, automotive manufacturing. With high demand for skilled workers in this industry, Trenholm State Community College offers highly informative programs to prepare students to become Multi-Craft Technicians. This technology program will give students knowledge in the following areas using the most up-to-date modern equipment: Metrology, Coordinate Measuring Machine, Welding, Electrical, Programmable Logic Controllers, Machine Tool, Troubleshooting assembly lines, and Robotics Maintenance.

The Maintenance Multi-Craft technician is responsible for setup, installation, troubleshooting, repair, and testing of complex mechanical /electrical equipment, including automatic machines and process controls, motor control centers and related controls, computer control systems, some with man/machine interfaces, as well as basic plant electrical equipment. This includes preventive maintenance activities related to production and building equipment, machinery and components.

At Trenholm State Community College, the Manufacturing & Automation program is designed to equip a student with the skills and technical knowledge needed to be a success in this interesting and growing field. The students are assigned to specific lab projects which must be completed while studying the theory directly related to the projects.

Program Details: View more information in the catalog.

Program Contact

Michael Barnette
Program Coordinator/Instructor

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For half a century, thousands of students have charted their path to success at Trenholm State Community College. From the 1960s to today, we have been part of the fabric of Montgomery and the River Region, growing to include diverse programs of study, multiple campuses, and online learning. Now, we celebrate the present and move forward with a renewed dedication to our community and the success of our students. We invite you to join us.

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Trenholm Campus:
1225 Air Base Blvd
Montgomery, Alabama 36108
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Post Office Box 10048
Montgomery, Alabama 36108