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Winery Maintenance Mechanic Certificate Agriculture & Natural Resources Total Units: 15
This program is currently inactive. Catalog rights may apply, see a counselor for more information.

Term Effective: Fall 2009


The Winery Maintenance Mechanic Skills Certificate program prepares individuals for employment as winery maintenance mechanics. Instruction is provided in the fundamentals of programmable logic controllers, plumbing, hydraulics, pneumatics, rotating motors, welding, machine tool technology, business ethics, mathematics, basic computer skills, reading and writing improvement, and communication skills.

Upon completion of a paid internship, students in the Winery Maintenance Mechanic program will receive an industry certification, validating that the student has mastered the job skills identified by the winery industry.

This program was created in cooperation with local wineries that have a need for trained mechanics to maintain and service winery equipment. Possible job titles include: technician, machine technician/specialist, machine operator, maintenance worker, maintenance mechanic.

For more information see the Agriculture Department website.

Program Requirements:

The requirements for the Winery Maintenance Mechanic Certificate program are:

  • Complete 15 units from
    • Winery Maintenance Mechanic Requirements

Winery Maintenance Mechanic Requirements - complete 15.00 units
WELD 70Beginning Welding: Fundamentals2.00
WELD 70BWelding Basics: Intermediate2.00
ELEC 53.12Programmable Logic Controllers for Maintenance Technicians 12.00
ELEC 53.13Programmable Logic Controllers for Maintenance Technicians 22.00
ELEC 53.14Basic Rotating Machinery for Maintenance Technicians2.00
ELEC 53.15Advanced Rotating Machinery for Maintenance Technicians2.00
Complete any combination totaling at least 3.00 units from the following:
AGBUS 107Mathematical Applications in Agriculture3.00
IED 90ATechnical Mathematics3.00

Term Effective: Fall 2009

The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.

Term Inactive: Fall 2010

Previous Versions:

Winery Maintenance Mechanic - effective Fall 2002

Course Prerequisites and Advisories:

Courses in a program of study may have prerequisites or advisories; that is, courses that must or should be completed before taking that course. Please check for prerequisites or advisories by clicking on the course numbers in the Program Requirements section.

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