MAINTENANCE OPERATIONS

  • Program: Automation Robotics Engineering Technology
  • Course: Maintenance Operations
  • Course #: ARET1130
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

In this course the student will learn about drills, drill sharpeners, drill presses, bandsaws, pedestal grinders, sandblasters, oxy-acetylene MIG and Arc welding, and lubrication. Students will build a project from a blueprint. This course also includes the basics of machinery maintenance, lubrication and the use of the machinist's handbook plus equipment manufacturer's catalogs to specify machine components. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Explain shop safety
Identify pedestal grinder safety procedures
Recommend pedestal grinder safety
Evaluate oxy-acetylene welding
Evaluate MIG welding
Analyze band saw blade
Identify lubrication principle
Identify greases
Utilize machinist handbook
Outline machinery installation procedure
Outline material handling equipment

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    None
  • Campus: Eden Prairie

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