Are you currently a welder, work with robotics, or program and maintain machinery? With our certificate program, you can upgrade your skills and find employment within a growing career field. Starting in July, the College, Job Training for Beaver County, and PA CareerLink® join together to offer a fast-track training program in Advanced Manufacturing. As part of the program, students can enroll in one or all of the options below. Students who complete all three sections of the series will earn the AMIST I (Industrial Maintenance Technician) Certificate of Completion from the Industrial Maintenance Center of Pennsylvania. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. Contact Hugh Gallagher at 724-480-3567 for more information.


Industrial Mechanic (219 hours/11 weeks) $2600

Learn blueprint reading, mechanical systems, pneumatics and hydraulics plus receive OSHA general industry training.


Industrial Electrician (105 hours/6 weeks) $1200

Learn the electrical skills needed to maintain machinery. Course topics include AC and DC electricity, motors and motor controls, and electrical wiring.


Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Technician (80 hours/4weeks) $950

Learn about the hardware and software used in today’s top industries. Students work hands-on to develop skills in robotics, programming and software technology.


Total cost for AMIST I – Industrial Maintenance Technician - $4,750