Engineering, Manufacturing and Welding Courses

PHSC’s Engineering, Manufacturing and Welding courses are designed to prepare students for exciting careers in the growing field of engineering. Students may select from a variety of individual courses to prepare for certification exams or choose a certification program that may be applied towards the associate degree. Students should meet with an Academic Advisor to determine the best pathway to success in their field of interest.

2021 Summer Individual Course Schedule

Engineering and Manufacturing Courses

Certified AutoCAD User

Course: NCI0020-0302 (virtual)
Dates: June 1 – July 29
Days: Tue., Thurs. 
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Hours: 36 (remote access)

Cost: $995
Description: This 9-week course will prepare you to sit for the Autodesk Certified AutoCAD User certification examination. Whether you are already working in a designer related industry or building a career from the ground up, this course provides a working knowledge of computer-aided drafting software used by interior designers, architects, surveyors and engineers alike.

Introduction to 3D Printing

Course: NCI0022-0301 (virtual)
Dates: June 5 – July 24
Days: Saturday
Time: 2 – 4 p.m.
Hours: 16 (remote access)

Cost: $795
Description: This 8-week introductory course is designed to clarify and demonstrate the most fundamental concepts of 3D printing (also known as additive manufacturing). Students will learn about the technologies, materials used, and applications across a broad set of industries. Students will earn their own 3D printer at the completion of this course. 

Note: NCI0022 includes one Creality 3D Ender-3 pro High Precision 3D printer per student. Terms and conditions available upon request or registration.

Certified SolidWorks

Course: NCI0023-0303 (virtual)
Dates: June 2 – July 28
Days: Mon., Wed.
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Hours: 32 (remote access)

Cost: $795
Description: This 8-week course will prepare you to sit for the Certified SolidWorks Associate in Additive Manufacturing exam to earn industry certification. Designed for those students with previous SolidWorks experience, this course enhances your knowledge and confidence to architect and implement innovative uses of Additive Manufacturing (AM) across the product life cycle and accelerates your careers in this rapidly emerging field.

How to Register

To complete the application process for a Continuing Professional Education/Industry Certification Prep course, follow these steps:

  1. Register for the continuing education course. Contact PHSC Workforce Development Office for assistance, if needed.
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using PHSC school code 010652, if not previously completed.

Career Certificate and College Credit Certificate Programs

PHSC offers various certificate programs, exam prep and other courses to meet the unique needs of students. That is why we also provide other fast-track and short-term (one or two semesters) credentialing opportunities to prepare students for the workforce. Credit certificates are stackable and part of the Associate in Science degree listed. Clock hour certificates articulate to the listed degree.

Engineering, Manufacturing and Welding Certificates

Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technical

Degree: Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 15

Engineering Technology Support Specialist

Degree: Engineering Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18

Automation

Degree: Engineering Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12

Pneumatics, Hydraulics, and Motors for Manufacturing

Degree: Engineering Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12

Welding Technology

Degree: Industrial Management
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 1,050

Welding Technology - Advanced

Degree: Industrial Management
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 750

How to Register

To complete the application process for a College Credit or Career Certificate program, follow these steps:

  1. Apply to the College to become a PHSC student. 
  2. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) using PHSC school code 010652, if not previously completed.
  3. Meet with an Academic Advisor to register for courses.

Questions?

Direct your questions, concerns or requests for more information to the PHSC Workforce Development Office at careertraining@phsc.edu.