Certificate Program in Engineering Studies

Top Certificate Programs in Engineering Studies

Engineering Studies

The certificate program is typically appropriate for those students who are seeking a very specific set of skills. This may be a young student preparing for other schooling or a professional who wants to make a career change. The program usually takes up to a year from beginning to end.

What is a Certificate in Engineering Studies? The certificate program provides the student with a chance to progress beyond the traditional curriculum. Upon completion, the graduate has developed the specific skills needed to work as an engineer. Certificates provide graduates with access to job positions where the candidates must display very specific competencies. Courses may include project management for engineers or a variety of engineering electives.

After completing the program, graduates are often able to work effectively in a variety of engineering roles. The graduates are prepared to obtain desirable positions in engineering firms or to continue on with their education. The fast pace of the certificate program can save students a lot of time when there is a need for the program to be completed quickly.

The cost of attendance in a certificate program can be very different from one school to another. The tuition and fees can vary widely, especially across international borders. Prospective students should contact the schools of their choice for the specific information they need.

There are many different careers in the engineering industry. Graduates may pursue job positions as machinists or as engineers in a government agency. Some graduates look for jobs as project managers, as technical advisors, as engineers or as business leaders. There are different focus areas available, appropriate for the differing goals held by the students.

 

In order to decide whether or not you’d like to participate in a Certificate in Engineering program, review the information in the program listing. Fill out the lead form to receive further information. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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Certificate in CNC Machining

Goodwin College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA East Hartford

Goodwin College offers CNC Machining programs at certificate and associate degree levels. Both integrate an understanding of the manufacturing processes, knowledge of materials, and a working comprehension of manufacturing mathematics. You’ll also gain competence in technical drawings, specifications, and computer-aided machining. [+]

CNC Operator Training

The face of the industry as we know it has changed forever. Learn the skills you need to succeed in today’s manufacturing in CNC Machining. Goodwin College’s CNC Machining programs are designed to put you on track for a rewarding career in this in-demand field. Goodwin College offers CNC Machining programs at certificate and associate degree levels. Both integrate an understanding of the manufacturing processes, knowledge of materials, and a working comprehension of manufacturing mathematics. You’ll also gain competence in technical drawings, specifications, and computer-aided machining. Combined classroom instruction and hands-on operation of our new CNC 3-axis milling and turning machines will provide you with the knowledge and machining experience you’ll need to be successful in the industry. In this CNC operator training program, you will also gain an in-depth understanding of advanced Mastercam skills needed for programming tool location, motion, and feeds and speeds. When you successfully complete this program, you will be prepared to pursue a National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) credential as a CNC operator.... [-]


Heavy Equipment Truck & Transport Technician Certificate

Parkland College
Campus Full time 36 weeks September 2018 Canada Yorkton

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Heavy Equipment and Truck and Transport Technician program is designed to give you basic training in two high-demand mechanical trades at once. Heavy duty equipment technicians work on large mobile equipment—bulldozers, cranes, graders, loaders and earthmovers used in construction, mining, forestry and more. Truck and transport mechanics work on trucks, buses and highway transport vehicles for dealers, garages and transportation companies. [+]

The Saskatchewan Polytechnic Heavy Equipment and Truck and Transport Technician program is designed to give you basic training in two high-demand mechanical trades at once. Heavy duty equipment technicians work on large mobile equipment—bulldozers, cranes, graders, loaders and earthmovers used in construction, mining, forestry and more. Truck and transport mechanics work on trucks, buses and highway transport vehicles for dealers, garages and transportation companies.

At our new Trades and Technology Centre, you will learn the skills necessary to assemble, repair, service and maintain all types of Heavy Equipment and Truck/Transport vehicles. You will spend most of your classroom time in our new large shop with our experienced industry-trained instructors where you will receive an education placing you at the forefront of the technical curve. A two-week on the job work experience component in an industrial setting will build on your practical skills and knowledge.... [-]


Certificate I in Engineering

Tec-NQ
Campus Full time 20 weeks January 2018 Australia Townsville

This course is a great way to gain entry level skills in the engineering industry. This qualification provides an introduction to the engineering industry, its culture, occupations, job roles and workplace expectations. [+]

Course Description

This course is a great way to gain entry level skills in the engineering industry. This qualification provides an introduction to the engineering industry, its culture, occupations, job roles andworkplace expectations.

Course Duration

This course is delivered over a period of 20 weeks. You are enrolled in a classroom based mode for 33.75 hours per week. To get the most out of your course you need to do some self-study in your own time.

Course Requirements

For overseas participants whose first language is not English, the required level of entry for this course is a minimum of:

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with a score of 6 with no individual score of less than 5 or equivalent. Participants must be over the age of 18 years. ... [-]

Certificate in Embedded Systems Engineering

University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Online Open Enrollment USA Irvine USA Online

Today’s embedded systems development ranges from microprocessor-based control systems, to system-on-chip (SoC) design, and device software development. A myriad of implementations can be found in consumer electronics, medical devices, and commercial and military applications. [+]

Overview

Today’s embedded systems development ranges from microprocessor-based control systems, to system-on-chip (SoC) design, and device software development. A myriad of implementations can be found in consumer electronics, medical devices, and commercial and military applications.

This certificate program looks at embedded systems engineering as a synergistic function between hardware and software device design and development. Participants learn the essential concepts of embedded systems development through a practical, hands-on approach utilizing industry design automation (EDA) tools and design kits.

Courses C Programming for Embedded Systems Introduction to Digital Logic and Hardware Architecture Fundamentals of Embedded System Design and Programming Embedded Systems Architecture Real-Time Embedded Systems Programming Logic Design and Analysis using Verilog VHDL Design and Modeling of Digital Systems FPGA Design and Implementation Motor Control Algorithms Writing Portable Device Drivers Designing Embedded Softward Using RTOS Fundamentals of Embedded Linux Linux Driver Primer Embedded Systems Design Using ARM Technology Applied Control Theory for Embedded Systems Real-Time Embedded Digital Signal Processing Who Should Enroll ... [-]

Certificate in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time August 2018 USA Medford

A series of advanced certificate programs in Civil and Environmental Engineering is offered, on a part-time or full-time basis, to qualified students seeking professional training. [+]

About CEE

What is Civil and Environmental Engineering?

Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is one of the most diverse engineering disciplines, encompassing environmental and water resources engineering, geosystems engineering, public health engineering, and structural engineering. Civil and environmental engineers are responsible for the planning, design, construction, and operation of structures and facilities that are essential to the environment and infrastructure of a sustainable society. Traditionally these structures included buildings, highways, water and waste treatment plants, tunnels, airports, harbors, railroads, bridges, and dams. Today, civil and environmental engineers are involved in a wide range of engineered and natural systems that contribute to a modern society and protect the environment and public health. These activities include the development and testing of new materials, structural health monitoring and rehabilitation, management and protection of watersheds and water supplies, mathematical modeling of built and natural environments, bioremediation and exposure assessment.... [-]


Certificate in Construction Engineering Management

Clarkson University Graduate School
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Potsdam

Clarkson University’s new professional Certificate in Construction Engineering Management program focuses on practical applications, current industry techniques and emerging trends and technology. Offered online to accommodate working professionals, the program is ideal for those in the construction industry. Let Clarkson’s established reputation in engineering and powerful network of alumni in the construction industry give you a strong competitive advantage. [+]

To manage construction engineering, you need to know how to work with clients and builders and how to source materials and get them to the job. You also need to know that something unexpected could derail your project at any time. And that’s before the work even starts.

How can anyone master all of this? Clarkson University’s new professional Certificate in Construction Engineering Management program focuses on practical applications, current industry techniques and emerging trends and technology. Offered online to accommodate working professionals, the program is ideal for those in the construction industry. Let Clarkson’s established reputation in engineering and powerful network of alumni in the construction industry give you a strong competitive advantage.... [-]


Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology

Kangan Institute
Campus Part time 3 years January 2018 Australia Melbourne

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology course opens doors to employment within the automotive industry, specifically for light vehicles and business ownership. [+]

Course Code : AUR30612 Department : AUTOMOTIVE GROUP OF DEPARTMENTS Study Area(s) : Automotive Campus : DOCKLANDS Course Length : Part-time day(3 years)

This automotive apprenticeship course aims to provide knowledge and skills in the field of light vehicle mechanics.

The Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology course opens doors to employment within the automotive industry, specifically for light vehicles and business ownership.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.... [-]


Automotive

Imagine Education Australia
Campus January 2018 Australia Gold Coast

Imagine Education Australia’s Faculty of Automotive delivers training in Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology and Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis. [+]

Drive your career in the right direction at Imagine

Imagine Education Australia’s Faculty of Automotive delivers training in Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology and Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis. We are a unique training organization as we have a commercial automotive workshop on-site for our students to access for live practical training. Imagine’s Faculty of Automotive is committed to research and professional development, which is passed on through our educational programs.

AUTOMOTIVE COURSES: Certificate III in Light Vehicle Mechanical Technology Certificate IV in Automotive Mechanical Diagnosis [-]

Executive Certificate Program in Managing Product Design and Development

Northwestern University Segal Design Institute
Campus Full time 3 days September 2018 USA Evanston

Gain the skills to manage the design and development of products for strategic competitive advantage. This intensive three-day certificate program provides the skills related to managing creativity and design, customer-focused innovation, gap analysis in the design process, strategy in design, industrial design essentials, human factors, research, marketing and intellectual property. Participants will also gain skills in managing the product development phase-gate process, teams, and product performance metrics. [+]

Gain the skills to manage the design and development of products for strategic competitive advantage. This intensive three-day certificate program provides the skills related to managing creativity and design, customer-focused innovation, gap analysis in the design process, strategy in design, industrial design essentials, human factors, research, marketing and intellectual property. Participants will also gain skills in managing the product development phase-gate process, teams, and product performance metrics.

Key Benefits

You will learn:

To identify opportunities in the product development process A structured process for product development including phases and criteria for successful product introductions Human factors and usability in the design process Management strategies and supporting metrics to assure optimal team performance To enhance creativity and manage intellectual capital The underlying principles of successful project management How to conduct end-user focused innovation research and the designer's role in achieving product success Customer-focused innovation and insightful market research Real Case Studies taught by Industry Experts ... [-]

Certificate IV in Sound Production

Melbourne Polytechnic
Campus Full time 6 months February 2018 Australia Melbourne

Can you hear us? Melbourne Polytechnic can help you start a career in sound production. Certificate IV in Sound Production is the best place to start developing your knowledge and skills in this exciting field. [+]

Can you hear us? Melbourne Polytechnic can help you start a career in sound production. Certificate IV in Sound Production is the best place to start developing your knowledge and skills in this exciting field.

Get a head start in the world of sound

The Certificate IV in Sound Production course is very hands-on. Working in Melbourne Polytechnic’s well equipped sound studios, you will learn the principles and techniques of recording. Both campuses (Fairfield and Prahran) have industry standard Mac laboratories with all the appropriate software for budding sound producers and composers.

In this practical course you will develop your skills using live sound and basic computer music. You will do this on contemporary high-end sound equipment.... [-]


Certificate in Recording Arts for Musicians

Butte College
Campus Full time 12 - 24 months August 2018 USA Chico

The Recording Arts program provides students with fundamental to advanced knowledge and understanding of audio recording techniques and applications. [+]

Certificate in Recording Arts for Musicians

Recording Arts Program Daniel Donnelly, Chair (530) 895-2880 Department Office: ARTS 224 (530) 895-2404 Counseling and Advising: (530) 895-2378 About the Program The Recording Arts program provides students with fundamental to advanced knowledge and understanding of audio recording techniques and applications. Students learn audio recording methods and how to operate the equipment used in a professional recording studio. Courses include theory, performance, industry standard recording software and hands-on exposure to production processes including tracking, overdubbing, mixing and mastering by participating in recording sessions. The program prepares students for a host of careers within and beyond the recording studio, including but not limited to Assistant Engineer, Assistant Mix Engineer, Studio Booking Technician, Audio/Visual Technician, Studio Owner, Information Technology Specialist and Customer Service Representative, Video Game Audio Engineer, and TV and Film Audio Engineer. Certificate in Recording Arts for Musicians (17.5 Units) Student Learning Outcomes Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:... [-]


Certificate in Practical Electricity

Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Campus September 2018 USA Boston

Jobs in Electrical Technology are projected to grow 23% by 2020. New residential and commercial construction projects, as well as an aging workforce, has led to a high demand for trained and skilled electricians. Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology's electrical program prepares graduates for jobs in residential, commercial and industrial projects. As a student, you will be introduced to all phases of the industry including design, installation, estimating, and sales. [+]

Jobs in Electrical Technology are projected to grow 23% by 2020. New residential and commercial construction projects, as well as an aging workforce, has led to a high demand for trained and skilled electricians. Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology's electrical program prepares graduates for jobs in residential, commercial and industrial projects. As a student, you will be introduced to all phases of the industry including design, installation, estimating, and sales.

Most graduates find jobs as electrical contractors, estimators, product sales representatives, and systems designers. From the designing of construction projects in residential, commercial, and industrial areas to the completion of these projects, students experience all phases of an electrical project. A ten-hour OSHA course provides students with an understanding of job site safety. Experienced personnel in the trades, as well as state regulators, such as the Board of Electricians and the Division of Apprentice Training, assures that the program is ever-changing, with new methods and technology. Our materials are constantly updated to conform to the National Electrical Code, which changes every three years.... [-]


Certificates in Management (Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment)

University of Johannesburg
Campus Part time 3 months February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The Department of Quality and Operations Management at University of Johannesburg, offers certificate courses to individuals who would like to upgrade their formal qualification. [+]

Best Certificate Programs in Engineering Studies 2018. [-]

Life Cycle Assessment

RWTH International Academy / RWTH Aachen University
Campus Full time 5 days October 2018 Germany Aachen

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a holistic environmental assessment method for goods and services. LCA considers the entire life cycle of these products, from the extraction of raw materials to the final disposal of waste. [+]

Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) is a holistic environmental assessment method for goods and services. LCA considers the entire life cycle of these products, from the extraction of raw materials to the final disposal of waste. In addition, LCA takes into account multiple environmental impact categories, such as global warming, fossil depletion, and human toxicity. Due to its holistic scope, LCA developed into a widely accepted tool for environmental assessments in both industry and academia and has been standardised in ISO 14040 and ISO 14044.

This certificate course promotes the use of LCA in practice. The course is targeted at executives in industry and the public sector without previous LCA knowledge. Participants will learn the methodological basics of LCA and acquire the practical skills needed to independently conduct simple LCA studies within their organisations. In addition, participants will learn to interpret LCA results and to use the LCA-based information to improve the environmental profile of both their company-specific supply chains and the processes within their organisation. A special focus lies on carbon capture and utilisation.... [-]


Certificate of Proficiency in Pre-Engineering

Irvine Valley College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Irvine

This program is designed to enhance students' interest in mathematics and sciences by pursuing a career in engineering. The program's core curriculum requires students to take mathematics and physics classes that are the foundation for all engineering projects. The certificate is composed of courses in engineering design, engineering statics and dynamics, material science, network analysis, thermodynamics and programming. [+]

The IVC Engineering Program prepares the aspiring engineering students to meet the first two years of a four-year university engineering degree program. IVC engineering students will be well prepared to transfer to Engineering programs of the UC , CSU , and most local universities. Students may also choose to earn a Certificate of Proficiency in Engineering. At IVC, you will get a lot of personal attention. Smaller class sizes mean more opportunities to ask questions and interact with instructors. The IVC Engineering department has a faculty that comprised of practicing professionals with P.E. certification and experience in the industry, and educators who are well experienced and dedicated to the students learning and success.... [-]