Skill Certifications

Targeted workforce training

Mitchell Community College

500 West Broad Street
Statesville, NC 28677
(704) 878-3200

Electronics Engineering Technology

A course of study that prepares the students to apply basic engineering principles and technical
skills to become technicians who design, build, install, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify
developmental and production electronic components, equipment, and systems such as industrial/
computer controls, manufacturing systems, communication systems, and power electronic systems.
Includes instruction in mathematics, basic electricity, solid-state fundamentals, digital concepts,
and microprocessors or programmable logic controllers.

  • Mechatronics Diploma [D40200]
  • Analog Electronics Certificate [C40200A]
  • Embedded Microprocessor Design Certificate [C40200B]
  • Mechatronics Certificate [C40200M]
  • Electrical Maintenance Certificate [C40200N]

For more information, contact Clint Halsted at (704) 878-3315 or by email at

Mechanical Engineering Technology

A course of study that prepares the students to use basic engineering principles and technical skills to design, develop, test, and troubleshoot projects involving mechanical systems. Includes instruction in principles of mechanics, applications to specific engineering systems, design testing procedures, prototype and operational testing and inspection procedures, manufacturing system testing procedures, test equipment operation and maintenance, computer applications, critical thinking, planning and problem-solving, and oral and written communications. Graduates of the curriculum will find employment opportunities in the manufacturing or service sectors of engineering technology. Engineering technicians may obtain professional certification

  • Manufacturing Certificate [C40320A]
  • CAD Drafting Certificate [C40320C]
  • Drafting Certificate [C40320D]
  • Machining Certificate [C40320M]
  • Motor Sports Engineering [C40320W]
  • Welding Certificate [C40320P]

For more information, contact Sharon Rouse, Program Coordinator at (704) 878-3241 or by email at

Continuing Education Programs in the Manufacturing and Industrial Industries

Local employers are seeking individuals with manufacturing and industrial skills. Learn about the high-wage career opportunities in Iredell County and discover how Mitchell Community College can provide the training to take advantage of these opportunities.

Acquire the necessary skills to enter the advanced manufacturing workforce. Gain knowledge in materials, processes, quality control, machine operations, machine setup, trouble-shooting skills, critical thinking skills, oral and technical communication skills, and operation management competencies. Become proficient in electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and machine and process automation systems.

Earn industry-recognized credentials such as National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), Certified Production Technician (CPT), and OSHA Safety. Prove to employers that you have the skills they need.

Mitchell's Manufacturing and Industrial courses can be completed in three-four months and will provide the training you need to find employment in advanced manufacturing.

Courses offered include:

  • Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Systems (AIMS) Lab
  • Certified Production Technician with OSHA Safety
  • Industrial Technician with CPT Maintenance
  • Machining Technologies with CNC
  • Mechatronics
  • OSHA Safety Lab
  • Robotic Welding and Mechanized Cutting
  • Upholstery Fundamentals
  • Welding and Mechanized Cutting

For more information, contact Cabanna Pierce at (704) 878-4273 or by email at

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