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Industrial Automation

Industrial Automation - ATK72

The aim of the course is to provide the trainees with the skills and related knowledge in mechatronics and to develop their personal effectiveness and job seeking skills so as to enable them to obtain employment installing services and fault finding a range of automated industrial engineering electronics equipment.

Location: Athlone Training Centre
Duration: 49 Weeks in Centre.


QQI Award Level 6 Certificate in Industrial Automation 6S5766

Any of the Following:

  • Level 6 Craft qualification in Electrical, Fitting, Tool-making, Motor or similar.
  • Third level qualification in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or similar.
  • At least three years experience working in maintenance, in a manufacturing production environment.
  • Aptitude Test
  • Interview
  • Colour Vision Test
  • Pneumatic Fluid Power Systems
  • Electrical and Electronic Control Systems
  • Programmable Automation

Trainees generally gain employment as automotive technicians in an industrial, electrical environment. Progression to a programme leading to an Ordinary Bachelor Degree (Level 7) or to an Honours Bachelor Degree (Level 8).

Course Starting October 2015
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