Electronics

Electronics

Skills for the Future

Students work with a variety of applications in preparation for careers specializing in robotics and electronic equipment. Topics and projects include:

  • Troubleshoot and Repair Electronics
  • Program an Allen Bradley PLC using industrial sensors
  • Program Robotic Equipment
  • Interface Computer Equipment
  • AC/DC Electronics
  • Solder/Desolder Analog Component Identification and usage
  • Ohms law
  • Multimeters usage
  • Oscilloscope usage
  • Circuit building
  • Semi-Conductors identification and usage
  • Digital component identification and usage
  • Motor control
  • Pneumatics
  • Basic Hydraulics
  • Understanding of electricity
  • Motors and how they work and usages

APPLY

Applications for the 2019 - 20 school year will be available to those attending the Career Center Open House on Thursday, November 29 from 6:00 - 7:30 pm.

The online application will open to all others at approximately 8:00 am on Friday, November 30.
We encourage students with high interest in a particular program to attend the open house and complete their application during that time.

Career Opportunities

  • Electronics Assembler
  • Electronics Technician
  • Maintenance Technician
  • Networking Specialist
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electromechanical/Mechanical Engineer
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Robotoc Programmer
  • PLC Programmer

Potential Earnings

  • Electronics Technician  $12.00 - $20.00/hour
  • Maintenance technician  $15.00 - $23.00/hour
  • Electrical Engineer  $60,000/year
  • Electromechanical Engineer  $60,000/year

Our Graduates are Employed With:

  • Circuits and Cables
  • OVIS
  • DARE Electronics
  • Trimble Navigation

Certifications Earned

  • CAT-5 Copper Certification
  • Lockout/tagout certification

College Agreements

Edison State Community College - up to 21 semester hours

Meet the Instructor

Jim Weaver, Level l & Level ll Instructor
937.778.1980, x289

Career Technical Student Organization

All students in the Electrical Trades program are also members of the Upper Valley Career Center Skills USA Chapter.

Skills USA Mission:
SkillsUSA empowers its members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible American citizens. SkillsUSA improves the quality of our nation’s future skilled workforce through the development of Framework skills that include personal, workplace and technical skills grounded in academics.
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