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Electrical Power Production
Electrical Power Production

Overview

The Electrical Power Production Technology curriculum is designed to provide students with the skills and technical background required for entry-level employment in the operation of modern non-nuclear fueled power facilities.

Students will study major plant systems needed for the reliable operation of power plants, including but not limited to boilers, combustion equipment, steam turbines, generators, control logic, fundamentals of operation, equipment maintenance, environmental control equipment, and associated governmental regulations.



Electrical Power Production Program of Study Worksheet 




Employment Outlook

Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will qualify for entry-level employment in the electric utility industry, industrial power facilities, and other power production occupations.  Graduates also will qualify for many other industrial positions such as electro-mechanical technician, electrical troubleshooter, and PLC programmer.

After completion of this program, graduates may transfer to North Carolina A&T State University to complete the Bachelor of Science in Power Technology Management Degree.


Program Contacts
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Walter C. Montgomery

Dean, Technical and Occupational Programs

Year Hired 2012

(336) 322-2258

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David L. Wehrenberg

Instructor, Industrial Systems Technology

Year Hired 1998

(336) 322-2135

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Spring 2019 Curriculum and Continuing Education Schedule

Mailed Brochure - Web Version (6mb)

The printed format is a combined brochure for both Curriculum classes and Continuing Education courses available for the Fall 2018 semester. The printed brochure will be available starting on June 11 on both campuses and other locations in both Person and Caswell Counties. They will also be mailed to over 27,000 homes in both counties.

 

Curriculum Classes - Web Format

Schedule last updated October 30, 2018

The web format is the same as the WebAdvisor format, except all classes are listed alphabetically on one single webpage. For more information on a specific class, please contact the appropriate advisor or you can find additional information within WebAdvisor

 

Continuing Education - Web Format 

Schedule last updated June 28, 2018.

 

2019 Spring Curriculum Schedule on WebAdvisor

WebAdvisor offers a secure web interface that allows you to access the class schedule on PCC’s Datatel Colleague system. If you are not a current PCC student, you can view the upcoming semester’s class schedule. This allows you to look up course sections and plan out your schedule. If you are a current PCC student, you may register for classes online using the Colleague system. This option provides the most up-to-date information about classes being offered and the number of available seats at the time you view the schedule. Click here to visit WebAdvisor.



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