Program Content: The Electrical and Instrumentation Technology (EIT) course prepares the students with the knowledge and skills for employment in the Industrial/Commercial Controls field as a technician in both manufacturing and contracting in the electrical discipline. Students will be instructed in basic electricity theory, motor controls, relay logic, programmable logic controllers (PLC, and flow, pressure, temperature process control.) This course will include equal parts of the instructional and hands-on curriculum.
Admissions (How to Apply):
1. Apply to MTC at https://manateetech.edu/apply-now/. Submit your application to access your “To-Do List.” You are not accepted into the program after applying, you must complete your do list.
2. Attend a Program Information Session. Call 941.751.7900 and follow the prompts for Information Sessions. Find the next available session on our Events Calendar here: https://www.manateetech.edu/events/
3. Complete your “To-Do List” at https://www.MTCdashboard.net.
Note: The Basic Skills Assessment must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit date unless exemption criteria have been documented per State Statute. For exemption information, see the Student Handbook located here: https://www.manateetech.edu/quick-docs/
Length of Program: 1000 hours – approximately 8 months to complete
Dual Enrollment Available: no
Articulation: May be available towards credits at Florida public colleges/universities. Speak with a Career Counselor for more information.
On-Time Completion Rate: 100%
Download State of Florida Frameworks Sheet: Electrical and Instrumentation Technology 1
Required Books and Materials: Bookstore Page
Latest Employment Trends: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Regional Labor Supply Dashboard
Possible Careers and Outlook:
49-2094.00 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment
Estimated Total: $3,800*
*An additional fee for a uniform, books, supplies, and various materials is required. Fees for certifications and/or licensure may or may not be required. The price is for in-state tuition. For out-of-state tuition, speak with a Career Counselor for more information. MTC is not an I-20 institution. State Sales Tax calculated at the point of sale
Location: MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203 | 941.751.7900
Start Date: August, January
Start Time: Day: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
For More Information: Contact Roderick Mitchell: 941.751.7900 x 1032, Email