2019-2020 College Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Dec 11, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog and Student Handbook

Energy Technology, CSC



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PURPOSE: This one-year program prepares students for entry-level jobs in the energy field. Jobs include nuclear power plant operator and solar cell installer. This program is offered at the Chester Campus. All career-technical degrees are guided by advisory committees comprised of local business leaders.

CREDENTIALS: A Career Studies Certificate (CSC) is a program of study typically less than one year in length with a major in a career-technical area. Students receiving a CSC intend to pursue immediate employment.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS AND SPECIAL CONDITIONS: Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. Students may need to complete placement tests in English and mathematics. Visit www.jtcc.edu/placement for all course placement options. If students have deficiencies in English and/or mathematics, JTCC offers developmental and prerequisite courses to prepare students for the curriculum. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES: By the completion of this program, students will be expected to demonstrate an introductory level of competency in the following skills:

  1. Transfer information on a wiring schematic design to operational circuits.
  2. Install and operate basic energy components used in the alternative energy field.
  3. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills to safely perform laboratory duties and recognize safety issues, in accordance with OSHA standards.

Total Minimum Credits to Complete: 17


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Pre-requisite and co-requisite requirements can be found in course details.

Credit for the SAF 130  class can be awarded with a prior OSHA 10 or 30 certification. Proof of successful completion with a valid OSHA issued card will be required.

Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor and check their advisement report by accessing the Student Information System (SIS) through the myTyler portal.

 

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