Automation and Robotics

Over the last few years technology has turned advanced manufacturing into one of the fastest growing fields around. If you’re thinking of joining this dynamic growing industry, STC’s Automation & Robotics has you covered. Our state-of-the-art training facilities and expert instruction train you to maintain and set up the robotics used in advanced manufacturing and prepare you to become FANUC certified.

South Texas College is a FANUC Authorized Certified Education and Industry 4.0 Facility that provides training for intelligent solutions and advanced automation applications.

  • Flexible: Online, hybrid, and in-person classes to meet your schedule.

  • Customizable: Course work can be completed in as little as 8 weeks.

  • Valuable: High end salary ranges for robot operators are over $24/hr.

Course List

Course CRN Date Location Cost Register
Advanced Hydraulics - -
Basic Fluid Power - -
Basic Fluid Power I (Hydraulics) - -

Industry 4.0 Certified

South Texas College is a certified Industry 4.0 Institution providing the highest quality training to individuals pursuing an exciting career in Robotics and Automation.

These courses cover a wide range of advanced manufacturing topics including safety, basic hand tools, measurement, print reading, and the fundamentals of mechanical, fluid power, electrical, and automation.

Our courses satisfy employers’ needs for customized training to upgrade the skills of current employees and new employees. Also, mandatory Continuing Education Units for licensing requirements are available for certified professionals.

FANUC Robotics

IAM is now the first in South Texas to receive certification as a FANUC Testing Site and Training Center and the first training center in Texas to offer Collaborative Robot training using the FANUC CRX-10iA Collaborative Robot.

FANUC America, together with NOCTI developed the industry recognized national certification programs.

Why Choose STC?

With over 20 years in helping people find new careers or learn new career skills, you can rest assured that your future is in good hands with South Texas College’s Continuing Education and Workforce Development.

Financial Support Available

Even with our affordable tuition, many of our students are eligible for the Texas Public Educational Grant (TPEG). This grant supports students (including residents, nonresidents and foreign students) who demonstrate a financial need. Learn More.

  • Get affordable tuition and avoid long-term debt.

  • High quality instruction with expert staff.

  • Online and in-person classes available.

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