Operating and Maintenance Engineers

A four-year apprenticeship program for Operating and Maintenance Engineers. Applications for this program should be directed to Operating and maintenance Engineers Trade, Local 501, 2501 Wester Third Street, Los Angeles, CA 90057. Completion Requirements: In addition to the academic requirements listed below, each apprentice must complete the prescribed number of hours of training during the period of the apprenticeship program as approved by the apprenticeship committee to receive the certificate of achievement or two-year degree.

Certificate of Achievement: Operating and Maintenance Engineers

Courses Required for the Major: Units
ELCT 111 Electrical Theory I 3
ELCT 111L Electrical Laboratory I 2
ELCT 121 Electrical Theory II 3
ELCT 121L Electrical Laboratory II 2
AIRE 100 Basic Refrigeration Theory 4
AIRE 103 Basic Refrigeration Lab 2
AIRE 122 Construction Drawings and Estimating 3
AIRE 123 Construction Drawings and Estimating Lab  1
AIRE 124 Control Systems Theory 3
AIRE 125 Control Systems Lab 2
AIRE 126 Fluid Flow Dynamics 3
AIRE 127 Fluid Flow Dynamics Lab 2
AIRE 132 Advanced Refrigeration Theory 3
AIRE 133 Advanced Refrigeration Lab 2
 
Total: 35

Associate in Science Degree: Operating and Maintenance Engineers

Courses Required for the Major: Units
ELCT 111 Electrical Theory I 3
ELCT 111L Electrical Laboratory I 2
ELCT 121 Electrical Theory II 3
ELCT 121L Electrical Laboratory II 2
AIRE 100 Basic Refrigeration Theory 4
AIRE 103 Basic Refrigeration Lab 2
AIRE 122 Construction Drawings and Estimating 3
AIRE 123 Construction Drawings and Estimating Lab  1
AIRE 124 Control Systems Theory 3
AIRE 125 Control Systems Lab 2
AIRE 126 Fluid Flow Dynamics 3
AIRE 127 Fluid Flow Dynamics Lab 2
AIRE 132 Advanced Refrigeration Theory 3
AIRE 133 Advanced Refrigeration Lab 2
 
Total: 35
Additional general education and graduation requirements for the associate degree are listed in the Academic Requirements section of catalog. The associate degree requires a minimum of 60 units.

Recommended electives: English 101