Engineering and Manufacturing Courses

PHSC’s Engineering and Manufacturing courses are designed to prepare students for exciting careers in the growing field of engineering. Students may select from a variety of individual engineering and manufacturing 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 Spring Individual Course Schedule

Engineering and Manufacturing Courses

Certified AutoCAD User

Course: NCI0020-0303 (virtual)
Dates: Jan. 25 – Mar. 31
Days: Mon., Wed. 
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Cost: $995
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This 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: NCI0022-0305 (virtual)
Dates: Jan. 30 – Mar. 27
Days: Saturday
Time: 2 – 4 p.m.
Cost: $795
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This 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. 

Certified SolidWorks

Course: NCI0023-0311 (virtual)
Dates: Apr. 5 – May 26
Days: Mon., Wed.
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Cost: $795
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This 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 accelerate your careers in this rapidly emerging field.

Certified AutoCAD Professional

Course: NCC10021-0312 (virtual)
Dates: Apr. 20 – June 17
Days: Tues., Thurs.
Time: 6 – 9 p.m.
Cost: $1295
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship
Description: This course will prepare you to sit for the Autodesk Certified Professional - AutoCAD certification examination. Professionals in the field will expand their knowledge of the AutoCAD product's tools, features, and everyday tasks.

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. Do not pay the fees. 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.
  3. Complete the PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship Online Application for tuition funding, available to eligible students.

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 and Manufacturing Certificates

Computer-Aided Drafting and Design Technical

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

Engineering Technology Support Specialist

Degree: Engineering Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 18
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Automation

Degree: Engineering Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Pneumatics, Hydraulics, and Motors for Manufacturing

Degree: Engineering Technology
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 12
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Welding Technology

Degree: Industrial Management
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 1,050
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

Welding Technology - Advanced

Degree: Industrial Management
Number of Credits/Clock Hours: 750
Scholarship: PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship

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.
  4. Complete the PHSC Rapid Credentialing Scholarship Online Application for tuition funding, available to eligible students.

Questions?

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