Automated Industrial Technology (AIT) Certificate II

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

IHE Certificate of Completion

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician. 470303


Program Synopsis Automated Industrial Technology II Certificate

Program Location: Signal Peak Campus

Course Objective:
Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Automated Industrial Technology II prepares students to troubleshoot, maintain, and repair a variety of automated electro-mechanical, product assembly, process control, and product distribution systems that use programmable controls and other methodologies to accomplish system management. These systems include robotic, mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and electronic devices. Through this certificate, graduates will gain the skills to define, integrate, install, program, and maintain complex control systems.

Competencies to be achieved:

* Install, test and troubleshoot Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs).  (Application Level)
* Analyze AC/DC circuits, and analog and digital systems.  (Analysis Level) 
* Calibrate, adjust and test process control systems. (Application Level) 
* Install, test, operate and troubleshoot motor drives in an electrical control system. (Application Level)
* Interpret electrical and electronic control and power schematics and measure current. (Comprehension Level) 
* Analyze and perform preventive and predictive maintenance on robotic and other automated industrial equipment.  (Application Level) 
* Utilize computer information systems, microcomputer applications, and programming techniques. (Application Level)
* Apply electronic and mechanical fabrication techniques. (Application Level) 
* Describe and adhere to safety, health and environmental rules and regulations. (Analysis Level)
* Practice professional standards of the industry and ethical behavior. (Application Level) 
* Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, in varied settings in a culturally responsive manner.  (Comprehension Level)
* Collaborate with diverse individuals and entities to achieve common goals.  (Application Level)

Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):
Tuition (In-State) 16 x $75 = $1,200
Tuition (Out of State) 16 x $150 = $2,400
Additional fees: None

Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition):
Students will be required to purchase a license from the campus bookstore to access the online portion of the class. 
* Amatrol Main Library #206-lsub 12 MOS   by Klein (ISBN 13: 2818440023736)

Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition):

WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:
Name: Veronica Duran
Phone number: 520-494-5111 

Direct Website link to the program:

Additional information:
Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation: None required.
Other requirements needed: None

Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website):

: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)
Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)

Yes or No: Yes. Students are eligible to sit for 5 NIMS tests for this certificate.
These tests are not required and not included in tuition. Cost depends on how tests the student takes.
Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization: NIMS
Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)
Yes or No: Yes.
Career Pathway: Automated Industrial Technology Certificate I, Automated Industrial Technology Certificate II, Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Automated Industrial Technology.
Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)
Yes or No (Explain): Yes. This program is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission and is accepted by NAU leading to a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies in Leadership. (90 credits allowed from CAC +30 from NAU Online).
Accredited Curriculum: (This is referring to the course being accredited, not the test or school)
Yes or No: Yes.
Accrediting Agency and link to website: This program is accredited through the Higher Learning Commission.

Credential Attainment Rate:
Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential during WIOA program participation or within one year after exit from WIOA


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Central Arizona College

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Signal Peak Campus

Local WIB

2003 - ARIZONA@WORK - Pinal

Name of Credential

Automated Industrial Technology Certificate II

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal, scholarships

Refund Policy

See synopsis

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

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

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)

$450.00 See Synopsis.

In-State/District Tuition


Out-of-State/District Tuition


Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

49-9041.00Industrial Machinery Mechanics
$25.95 per hour
49-9043.00Maintenance Workers, Machinery
$28.13 per hour

Provider Status



8470 N Overfield Rd, Coolidge, Arizona 85128

Phone Number

(520) 494-5444

Web Address

Last Updated

Mar 27, 2024


Oct 31, 2019


Sep 27, 2024

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