The Industrial Maintenance Technician program is designed to help meet the identified need for trained and skilled maintenance technicians. Incorporating classroom instruction and shop learning experience utilizing actual equipment and/or related training devices, the IMT program is designed in its entirely for the technology student who is preparing for a career in industry.
Students will select two of the four elective programs of study in which they will spend one trimester (432 hours) per elective.
After acquiring the Industrial Maintenance Apprentice Certificate, Industrial Maintenance Apprentice II Certificate, and successful completion of two electives, students will earn their Industrial Maintenance Technician Diploma.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
1685 Highway 64
PO Box 489
Whiteville, TN 38075
Perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of a building in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting; HVAC maintenance; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 30,440
Current job openings per year: 3,340