Operations/Maintenance - AAS degree

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Engineering/Industrial Management. 151501


NPC's Energy and Industrial Technician (EIT) program prepares students to be technicians, operators and maintenance workers capable of understanding the entire industrial system within which they work. Core courses cover a range of complex related mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, thermal and sensory control systems in an ever changing industrial or energy production environment.

Upon successful completion of the Energy and Industrial Technician program, graduates will have entry-level career choices in a variety of the following areas:

• Gas, Coal, Nuclear or Solar Energy Generation
• Standby Power
• Geothermal or Hydroelectric
• Petrochemical
• Methane/Landfill Gas Generation
• Power Distribution and Dispatch
• Water Treatment
• Equipment Repair and Installation
• Testing and Inspection
• Assembly and Production

The Operations and Maintenance specialization prepares you to be a certified operator and mechanical mechanic, focusing on electric generation and distribution, mining, water treatment, natural gas, refinery, semiconductor, petrochemical and pharmaceutical processes. The program also covers basic mechanical maintenance, including hydrostatic and
pneumatic testing, low- and high-pressure steam systems and
heat exchangers.




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Northland Pioneer College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

2251 E. Navajo Blvd., Holbrook, AZ

Local WIB

2002 - Northeastern Arizona Innovative Workforce Solution

Type of Attainment:

Associate of Applied Science degree

Name of Credential

Associate of Applied Science

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell Grant, Scholarships

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


In-State/District Tuition

$4,452.00 Navajo County resident

Other Fees

$180.00 media fees

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$5,440.00 In-state, not Navajo County

Registration Fee


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

49-9041.00Industrial Machinery Mechanics
$28.77 per hour
51-8013.00Power Plant Operators
$38.87 per hour

Provider Status



P.O. Box 610, Holbrook, Arizona 86025

Phone Number

(928) 536-6227

Last Updated

Aug 04, 2022


Oct 22, 2013


Feb 26, 2017