Automation & Robotics Systems Technology

Automation And Robotics Systems Technology

Gainful Employment Report - Automated Systems Engineering Technology
Gainful Employment Report - Automation and Robotic Systems Technology
Gainful Employment Report- Process Controls Technician - Diploma
Gainful Employment Report- Process Controls Technology - Certificate


  • FLEXIBLE scheduling for part-time or full-time students
  • COMPREHENSIVE P.L.C. and computer exposure
  • SMALL class sizes with EXPERIENCED staff

The Automation and Robotics Systems Technology program at Ridgewater brings the modern manufacturing environment into the classroom. Graduates are equipped with the skills needed to enter the advanced manufacturing industry. The program also offers current manufacturing employees an opportunity to update their skills and open up opportunities for promotion to better paying jobs in their company.

Students will learn about fluid power, mechanical components, electrical control systems, motion control, machine vision, sensors, robotics, predictive maintenance, process controls and the computer-based controller i.e. the programmable Logic Controller or P.L.C..  The P.L.C. is the heartbeat and brains of a complex modern machine.  There's no better place to learn about PLCs than at Ridgewater's program with its latest PLC training equipment and experienced instructors.

Computers have become a critical component to the modern manufacturing environment. In addition to the skills mentioned above, you'll develop the computer savvy necessary to be successful in automated technologies, including knowledge of PC hardware, network systems and basic programming.

If you like computers, mechanical devices, working with people, not doing the same thing day after day, and are up for overcoming new challenges daily, Automation and Robotic Systems Technology may be a great career choice for you.