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Process Technology Training

Process Technology Imagine yourself at the heart of an industrial plant, working to ensure smooth operation! Several manufacturing and production plants today seek skilled individuals to monitor, troubleshoot, and control-

  • Instrumentation boards
  • Compressors
  • Pumps
  • Heat exchangers
  • Alarms
  • Controls
  • Similar specialized equipment

If you enjoy mechanical and electrical operations and are interested in how things work, you can gain the prestige of degree and build on those skills at ITI. At ITI, our process technology program can train and educate you to control and monitor various plant and industrial processes. Once you finish our program, you may be able to find a job position in the following:

  • Petrochemicals and refining
  • Pharmaceuticals and biomanufacturing
  • Food and beverage processing
  • Paper and pulp
  • Energy and power generation
  • Oil and gas exploration
  • Water and waste treatment
  • Environmental safety
  • Chemical and agricultural manufacturing
  • Brewing and distilling process industries

Our mission is to provide you with high quality training and education so that you are prepared for a career. Our staff will prepare you for lifelong learning, career development, and academic advancement. At ITI, we care about your future and want you to have the career that you have always dreamed of having with the salary that you deserve.

Process Tech Requirements

As a process tech, you will ensure health, safety, and other environmental practices in various areas of plant activities. As a process technician, you will also provide preventative and routine maintenance along with service to equipment systems and other units throughout the plant. In some job positions, you will work with other technicians such as chemical lab techs to troubleshoot, inspect, repair, and test process equipment.

Process Technology Program Outcomes

When you are finished with our program at ITI, you will be able to do the following:

  • Describe the operation of process control equipment including:
    • Analyzer
    • Transmitter
    • Detector
    • Control loop
    • Flow indicator
    • Transducer
    • Pressure control valve
    • Recorders
    • Pressure alarm
  • Operate process equipment and systems
  • Define health, safety, and environmental standards in the plant
  • Troubleshoot process equipment malfunctions and abnormalities
  • Explain the operation of plant equipment and systems
  • Analyze plant reaction systems
  • Demonstrate maintenance procedures in process equipment and systems.

With our program, you will learn everything needed for you to succeed in your career and a process tech.

Process Technology Hands-On Training and Curriculum

At ITI, you will be educated though an industry-based curriculum. Along with that, you will be able to work in our lab on simulation models that prepare you for the job field.

Our program offers training in how to control and monitor processing equipment such as:

  • Compressors
  • Pumps
  • Distillation columns
  • Boilers
  • Heat exchangers
  • Furnaces

Our degree is offered through an industry based curriculum taught by highly skilled individuals. The coursework that you will be assigned is based on our approved curriculum.

Process Technology ProgramWith our approved curriculum, you will learn from teachers that are experienced in the field. They will provide support and answers any questions that you may have. Your courses will focus on the following:

  • Industry responsibilities and roles
  • Instrumentation diagrams and drawings
  • Equipment operations along with shut-down and start-up
  • Troubleshooting
  • Quality control
  • Continuous improvement
  • Health, environmental considerations, and safety among equipment

You’ll also work hands-on in our skills lab with computer simulation models which will help you prepare for your career.

Job Outlook for Process Technicians

At ITI, our goal is to make sure that upon graduation, you are prepared for a job as a-

  • Plant operator
  • Power plant dispatchers
  • Systems operator
  • Chemical tech
  • Power plant distributor

The BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics) states that jobs in these fields should increase by about two percent over the next 10 years. This means that there should be around 148 new jobs openings each year. You can make about $45,840 a year based on location, specialty, and experience. You can read more about this on the BLS site. These jobs will be best for individuals that have training, knowledge, experience, and good mechanical skills.

Careers for Process Technology Graduates

Once you graduate from ITI, you will be able to pursue the following positions:

  • Waste and Wastewater Treatment Plant and Systems Operator-With this job, you will be able to manage a system of machines by using control boards. Using these boards, you will transfer or treat wastewater or water.
  • Power Plant Operator, Distributor, and Dispatcher-With this job, you will be in control of the systems that distribute and generate electric power.
  • Chemical Technician-With this job position, you will help chemical engineers and chemists develop, research, and produce new products and processes.

There are other job positions that you will be qualified for as well. To learn more about careers that you may be eligible for upon graduation, contact us today!

Process Technology Courses

As mentioned above, you will learn from teachers that are experienced and skilled in the workforce. In addition to that, you will be able to work hands-on with simulations that will prepare you for your career. Your approved curriculum will focus on the following:

  • Packaged Applications
  • Career Development
  • Introduction to Process Control
  • Process Technology Equipment
  • Process Instrumentation I
  • Process Electricity
  • Process Technology Systems
  • Safety, Health, and Environment
  • Process Instrumentation II
  • Introduction to Chemistry
  • Quality Control
  • Process Technology Operations
  • Troubleshooting Process Technology

With our hands-on training, you will be able to learn more about the following:

Along with our hands-on training, you will be ready for an amazing future!

Why Choose ITI for Process Technology?

ITI College We believe that in order to learn, you need to do. This is why we are geared towards both education and hands-on learning. This is the best possible path that you can take.

At ITI, we give you the chance to take advantage of practical and in-depth training that will give you an advantage over other prospective employees. We will make sure that you are prepared for entry-level jobs in demanding and challenging settings. Contact us today to enroll or to learn more about our process technology program.

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