Program Outline

Transit Electric Power Equipment Technician

Transit Training – Diploma Program
EPT2

Program Description

The Transit Electronics Technician program is designed to provide students with an understanding of electrical theory and industrial transit applications. The program emphasizes both theory and practical applications. The student is provided with training to understand and troubleshoot various complex systems and subsystems on a transit vehicle. The program covers topics in safety, circuit theory, microprocessors, computer networking, and 3 phase motor drives.

Course
Number
CoursesCredits
General Studies Courses
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations & Professional Development
2
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I
3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts
3
MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry
3
Technical Courses
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers
3
ELCR 1005 Soldering Technology
1
IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures
2
IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis
3
IDSY 1105 AC Circuit Analysis
3
IDSY 1130 Industrial Wiring
5
IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I
5
IDSY 1120 Basic Industrial PLC's
5
IDSY 1210 Industrial Motor
5
IDSY 1220 Intermediate Industrial PLC's
5
TRST 1040 Transit Fiber Optics Control
2
TRST 1000 Transit Industry Fundamentals
1
Plus choose one of the following  
ELCR 2190 Networking OR
3
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundamentals
(4)
 
REQUIRED CREDIT HOURS:
54-55