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Career Training - Industrial Maintenance

Looking for a new career with competitive wages and opportunities for growth and advancement?

Local employers are currently HIRING individuals that can support facility and equipment maintenance and repair. You can learn the skills necessary to qualify for these jobs through the NEW Industrial Maintenance Career Training Program.

Complete an online interest form to find out if you are eligible for a training subsidy to support the cost of this program. One-on-one career coaching is also offered to those who qualify!

The Industrial Maintenance Career Training Program will take place at Frederick Community College, beginning in March.

Students in this program will be provided with expert knowledge, high-tech skills, and hands-on experience from industry experts delivering extensive, relevant instruction in classrooms and fully-equipped labs.

Classes begin on Wednesday, March 6 and run through Friday, May 17

Wednesdays from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fridays from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Program Overview

Introduction to Industrial Maintenance Course (Beginning on March 6)

During this course, students are introduced to the essential skills and knowledge necessary to support facility and equipment maintenance. Tools, electrical controls, mechanical systems, and preventive maintenance are introduced in a tactile learning environment, where students will practice what they are taught. Students will also participate in Workplace Excellence, a module designed to help students understand and deliver what employers want in an employee, to prepare for success in the workplace.

Course Topics Include:

  • Safety
  • Basic Electricity
  • Control Wiring and Troubleshooting
  • Electrical and Mechanical Preventive Maintenance
  • Interpreting Shop Drawings, Diagrams, and Prints
  • Dependability and Time Management

Advanced Training Modules (Beginning in late spring)

Additional modules will be available to be enrolled in as a series, or completed as a standalone course. These courses will provide in-depth training on a focused topic, including:

  • GMAW Welding (MIG)
  • GTAW Welding (TIG)
  • Advanced Industrial Electrical Controls
  • Fluid Power Systems
  • Variable Frequency Drive Motors
  • Introduction to Instrumentation and Process Controls

Interested? Here's what you can do next:

Learn more about this growing industry

Find out if this is a career match for you by taking a free online assessment.

To see if you are eligible for a training subsidy and one-on-one career coaching, complete an online interest form.

For more general information about the training program or to register now, contact FCC Trades & Vocational Training (240) 629-7903 •