Sep 16, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog 
    
2021-2022 Catalog

Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology


(VC-IMT; TC-IMT; AAS-OE)

Program Description:


The Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology program is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment as multi-skilled maintenance technicians. Industrial Maintenance trade technicians are responsible for assembling, installing, and maintaining and repairing machinery used in the manufacturing or industrial environment.  Students receive basic instruction in a wide variety of areas including safety, machinery maintenance and troubleshooting/service, blueprint reading, basic machining operations, fundamentals of piping and hydro-testing, and fundamentals of industrial electricity.

The Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology curriculum embeds opportunities to acquire multiple credentials through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER).

A grade of "C" must be maintained in each of the Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology courses.  Students who have grades below the required "C" must repeat the course.

Campus Locations:


Raymond - 601.857.3941 • Rankin - 601.936.5522 • Vicksburg - 601.629.6805 • Utica - 601.885.7075

**Completion Award: Career Certificate in Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology 30 SH


**Completion Award: Technical Certificate in Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology 45 SH


**Completion Award: Technical Certificate in Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance Technology 45 SH


Associate of Applied Science


**Completion Award: Associate of Applied Science in Occupational Education 60-62 SH



**Additional Graduation Requirements:

  • Orientation - Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take Orientation (LLS 1312 /RST 1312 ) to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.
  • Technical Skills Assessment -
    National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) Core Assessment
    AND
    NCCER Industrial Maintenance E & I Level 1
    OR
    CPAS

*Approved Technical Electives: