Mechatronics Safety and Quality
MEC-100
Credits: 3
Department: MEC Mechatronics Technology
Subject: Mechatronics Technology
This course prepares students with the common skills and competencies they will need to work in the Pennsylvania's manufacturing and energy industries. This course emphasizes principles of safety and quality. Students will use safety-enhancing workplace practices, including wearing personal protective equipment (PPE), performing lockout/tagout and filling out Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). They will utilize the fundamentals of blueprint reading, precision measurement and quality inspection. Students will sit for the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council's (MSSCS) safety and quality exams toward achievement of the Certified Production Technician (CPT) credential. Fees for test materials and certification are added to the cost of this course.