# CTE Resource Center - Administrative Planning Guide - Industrial Maintenance Technology II (8576/36 weeks, 280 hours)

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Industrial Maintenance Technology II (8576/36 weeks, 280 hours)

Course Description

Course Code:8576
Work-based Learning:Available
Duration:36 weeks, 280 hours
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12
Prerequisites:Industrial Maintenance Technology I (8575/36 weeks, 140 hours)

Industrial maintenance technicians repair and maintain commercial or industrial equipment in buildings. Students are taught safety and precision measurement skills and gain hands-on, practical experience in welding, hydraulics, pneumatics, HVAC, electricity, mechanical fundamentals, machine alignment, technical drawings, and quality control.

As noted in Superintendent’s Memo #058-17 (2-28-2017), this Career and Technical Education (CTE) course must maintain a maximum pupil-to-teacher ratio of 20 students to one teacher, due to safety regulations. The 2016-2018 biennial budget waiver of the teacher-to-pupil ratio staffing requirement does not apply.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Manufacturing
    • Health, Safety, and Environmental Assurance
    • Maintenance, Installation, and Repair
    • Manufacturing Production Process Development
    • Production
    • Quality Assurance

Available Credentials

Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.