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Troubleshooting Certificate (C50240T)


This certificate program is designed to provide individuals with entry-level competencies in the various service procedures, tools, instruments, and equipment necessary to analyze and repair typical industrial equipment. Upon completion, graduates should be able to troubleshoot and repair industrial equipment. Courses within the certificate may be applied toward a diploma in Industrial Systems Technology.

Course Sequence

Fall Semester Class Lab Credit
BPR 135 Schematics and Diagrams 2 0 2
2 0 2
Spring Semester
ELC 112 DC/AC Electricity 3 6 5
MEC 130 Mechanisms 2 2 3
5 8 8
Fall Semester
ELN 231 Industrial Controls 2 3 3
2 3 3
Spring Semester
MNT 110 Introduction to Maintenance Procedures 1 3 2
MNT 240 Industrial Equipment Troubleshooting 1 3 2
2 6 4

Employment Outlook

Overall employment of industrial machinery mechanics and machinery maintenance workers is projected to grow 13% from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations.

General Education Outcomes

Rockingham Community College has three general education outcomes:

Communication: Students will communicate using the conventions appropriate for the intended academic or professional audiences.

Information Literacy: Students will locate, evaluate, and use appropriate information for academic and professional tasks.

Critical Thinking: Students will analyze information and ideas and develop reasoned solutions to academic or professional problems. 

OutcomesPass Rates by Year
Information Literacy87%65%61%65%73%59%
Critical Thinking51%52%41%51%57%62%


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Wentworth, NC 27375


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