Robotics, Automation & Design

Robotics, Automation & Design

Program Description
» Invent, design, build, and program humanoid, industrial, and competitive robots that solve a wide range of problems.
» Use advanced computer-controlled technology to produce solutions for complex engineering challenges from concept to completion.
» Visualize and construct 3D models and prototypes based on the needs of local clients and industry leaders.
CAREER FOCUS: Prepared for immediate employment, advanced certifications, and further education
Program Courses
» Engineering Design
» Industrial Robotics
» Engineering Principles
» Computer Integrated Manufacturing
 
Certifications & Credentials 
» 
Fanuc - Handling Tool Operation & Programming J2P-31- IACT Approved - 6pts
» Motoman FS100 / DX100 Basic Programming w/Material Handling (IACET Approved) - 6pts 
» CPR First Aid - 1pt 
» Allen Bradley / Rockwell Automation PLC - 6pts 
» Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - 10-Hour Training - 1pt
» Fanuc - iRVision Operation and Programming - 2D - 4pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Outlook Associate 2019 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Outlook 2016 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Access 2013 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Access Expert 2019 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Word Associate 2019 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Word Expert 2019 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Excel Associate 2019 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist Excel Expert 2019 - 3pts 
» Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint Associate 2019 - 3pts

College Credit Opportunities*
CCP - College Credit Plus
» ROBT 1010 Robot Programming 1 (4h)
» ROBT 1020 Robot Programming 2 (4h)
» ROBT 2040 Motoman Robotics Programming (4h)
University of Northwestern Ohio - Articulation Agreement
» RA110 – Automation Mechanical (6h) 
 Zane State College - Articulation Agreement
» EEET 2510 Programmable Logic Controllers (4h)
University of Akron - Articulation Agreement
» 2880:151 Industrial Safety (2h)
» 2880:101 Intro to Advanced Manufacturing (2h)
» 2870:248 CNC Programming I (2h)
CTAG - Statewide Articulation 
» CTEGT001 Introduction to Engineering (1h)
» CTEGT002 Engineering Graphics (3h)
» CTEET003 Programmable Logic Controls (3h) 
» CTEET003 Programmable Logic Controls (3h)
*Note: Qualifications Apply  
 
Career Opportunities 
Program Instructor 
 
Instructor: James Petrofes
Teaching since: 2007
Teaching at Mid-East since: 2015
Credentials: BSEE-Cornell University, Teaching Certificate from University of Dayton
Field Experience: 23 years experience designing Automotive Electronics for General Motors 
Other Roles at Mid-East: HSTW Member 
Notable Awards/Accomplishments: Holder of 4 US Patents
Hobbies/Interests: Cars, technology, robotics
 
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