AREA AUTOMATION AND MECHATRONICS
Il percorso ITS rientra nella potenziale offerta dei percorsi biennali che le Fondazioni ITS con sede in Emilia-Romagna potranno avviare nell’a.f. 2023/2024 (Delibera di Giunta regionale n.1215/2023)
The Advanced Technician in digital automation works in the digital management of automated industrial plants. S/he installs and tests advanced automation plants. S/he develops the integration of end-of-line production systems by means of applications and digital instruments for the acquisition, control and supervision of production data flows. S/he combines skills in automation, PLC and IT programming to operate on individual plants and integrate automated lines within flexible and reconfigurable production-logistics chains. S/he can work to meet the customer’s customization needs.
In companies that design and produce customized solutions for the automated and integrated management of production and logistics lines in a variety of sectors such as:
- Tissue and Paper
- Food, Textile, Ceramic
The Advanced Technician in digital automation works in data acquisition, supervision and digital control of automated and robot systems, IT and PLC programming for automation plants, installation, configuration and testing of customized lines and automation systems, in the company and at the customer’s site.
To work as a
- Technician for digital control of production and automated systems
- Technician for the acquisition and control of plant and robot data
- Technician for industrial software configuration
- Technician for the configuration of digital applications and the integration of production and integrated logistics
- PLC programming technician
- IT programming technician
- Electronic/sw testing technician
- Technician for the installation of digital automation plants at the customer’s site
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
Highly specialised training for immediate access to stable, well-paid employment in excellent positions
Scholarships and subsidised accommodation for students: concrete help in all cities of our locations
Study, work and travel: activating Erasmus and international mobility experiences in Europe
Entrance test within everyone's reach, with examples and pointers on the site to help you pass it in the best possible way
A dedicated tutor to support each student throughout their training
Teaching by business professionals and at least two internship experiences to facilitate recruitment