Program Outline

Transit Electronics Technician

Transit Training – Diploma Program
TET2

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
ELCR 1010 Direct Current Circuits
5
ELCR 1020 Alternating Current Circuits
7
ELCR 1030 Solid State Devices
5
ELCR 1040 Digital and Microprocessor Fundamentals
5
ELCR 1060 Linear Integrated Circuits
3
IDSY 1110 Industrial Motor Controls I
5
IDSY 1120 Basic Industrial PLC's
5
IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures
2
TRST 1000 Transit Industry Fundamentals
1
TRST 1040 Transit Fiber Optics Controls
2
Plus choose one of the following  
ELCR 2190 Networking OR
3
CIST 1401 Computer Networking Fundamentals
(4)
 
REQUIRED CREDIT HOURS:
58-59