AREA AUTOMATION AND MECHATRONICS
Automation and packaging
Two-year post-diploma technical specialization course
Corso 2020 Rif PA 2020-14403/RER – Corso 2021 Rif PA 2021-15787/RER
The Advanced Technician in automation and packaging has a robust knowledge of the mechanical, electrical and software components of industrial automation plants and systems. S/he can operate in the design, programming, assembling and control of automation lines.
Thanks to a multidisciplinary background, both theoretical and practical, s/he can integrate different technologies; s/he operates in the design of mechanical parts, electrical motherboards and software for machine operation, as well as in mechanical assembly, electrical wiring and testing.
- Ceramic sector
- Plastic sector, etc.
- All companies that use automated or robot lines
The Advanced Technician in automation and packaging works in technical design offices, PLC and automated machine programming, and plant setup and maintenance in the company or at the customer’s site.
To work as a
- Designer in a technical office
- Mechanical/electrical assembly technician
- PLC programmer
- Automated plant setup technician
- Posted technician
- Technician for automated plant testing and control
The program includes transversal skills modules concerning teamwork, organizational communication in the company, and the basics of leadership. These skills are fundamental to communicate and implement expertise in organizations.
LEARNING BY DOING
The program includes theoretical lessons in the classroom and practical in the company, as well as labs, project working, business simulation, meetings with entrepreneurs and visits in the companies.
The program is introduced by induction refresher courses in Mechanics, Electrotechnology/Electronics and English, which are based on the assessment level of admitted participants.
More than 40% of post-diploma course time is devoted to educational internships in the most important companies of the mechanic, mechatronic, motor and automation sectors in Emilia-Romagna.
Covid and teaching
ITS MAKER promptly adopted not only all necessary procedures for distance teaching, but also new solutions for lab practice, while also providing technical support for students who may be having difficulties with online classes.
6 REASONS TO CHOOSE ITS MAKER
ITS MAKER’S teaching programs are studies together with the companies to meet the needs of the job market
A way to bridge the gap with a stable employment
Internship experiences that help students to enter the world of enterprises
Learning by doing: lab-based teaching
With ITS MAKER you will get the diploma of Advanced Technician
ITS MAKER’s post-diploma courses are free of charge
Over 70% of teachers come from the world of enterprises
ITS MAKER’S students talk about themselves!
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Listen to our graduate advanced technicians and know about how they found their dream job (in Italian).