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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

Dean
Walter Montgomery
(336) 322-2258
walter.montgomery@piedmontcc.edu

Program Advisor
Mac McCormick
(336) 322-2178
mac.mccormick@piedmontcc.edu
Program Contacts
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James Mac G. McCormick

Instructor, Electrical Power Production Technology

Started January 1999

mac.mccormick digat piedmontcc-digdot-edu

(336) 322-2178

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Class Schedules

Fall 2017 Curriculum and Continuing Education Schedule

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Printed Format

The printed format is a combined schedule for both Curriculum classes and Continuing Education courses available for the Fall 2017 semester. The printed schedule will be available starting on June 19 on both campuses. They will also be mailed to over 27,000 homes in both Person and Caswell counties.

Web Format 

Schedule last updated June 13, 2017 - Curriculum Classes Only

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.

2017 Fall 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.

If you have questions about the Curriculum Class schedules, please contact the PCC Student Development Office on either the Person County Campus at (336) 599-1181 or the Caswell County Campus at (336) 694-5707. 


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