Recipients of a Certificate of Technical Studies in Energy Services will be able to:
understand the principles of electricity and electronics, and perform basic electrical and electronics troubleshooting and repair;
understand the principles of industrial mechanics and mechanical equipment, and perform basic troubleshooting and repair;
understand the principles of industrial instruments and perform basic operations, troubleshooting and repair;
demonstrate an understanding of the electro-mechanical industry and the basic tenants of how electronics and mechanics work together in an industrial setting; and
perform work functions within the regulatory and safety systems established for industry.
Specific Program Information:
The Certificate of Technical Studies in Energy Services is a 34-semester hour curriculum to prepare students for support service careers in the energy industry. The program is an industry-driven response to the oil and gas resource discoveries in Northwest Louisiana since 2008 and the growing need for energy professionals for both production and energy delivery companies. A plan of study, specifically designed to prepare students with both knowledge and hands-on training experiences, will provide graduates with a mechatronics-based foundation for a successful career with an energy service company.
Students are encouraged to meet with an academic advisor concerning required courses and sequencing for this degree.
Required Courses for the Certificate of Technical Studies in Energy Services: