February 5, 2023

Coastal Bend College

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Coastal Bend College Offers Free Tuition to Texas Residents for CE Program in Industrial Mechanics

Coastal Bend College offers free tuition for qualifying Texas residents in Continuing Education training for Industrial Mechanics, Energy and Manufacturing. This opportunity is reserved for the first 25 eligible applicants. Applicants must be 17 years or older.

This program will provide students with a foundation of technical knowledge and mechanical skills necessary to install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot machinery including pumps, compressors, turbines, air handling equipment, plant conveyor systems, and other industrial equipment.

Students will have the opportunity to develop skills in areas including using precision instruments, alignment procedures, vibration analysis, rigging, blueprint reading, achining processes, troubleshooting, maintenance planning, computer applications, and service manual applications.

Industrial machinery mechanics and machinery maintenance workers maintain and repair factory equipment and other industrial machinery, such as conveying systems, production machinery, and packaging equipment. Millwrights install, dismantle, repair, reassemble, and move machinery in factories, power plants, and construction sites.

To apply, please email ce@coastalbend.edu or call 361-354-2768.