Power Plant Technology

 

Overview

This program is designed to prepare graduates for entry-level employment in the operation of modern fossil fuel power plants, gas turbine facilities, or other facilities where steam and/or electricity is generated.

This program provides students an understanding of the equipment and the principle of operation involved. Graduates will know the responsibilities of plant operators, the necessary mechanical and chemical technology and the work and safety environment in this shift-oriented position.

Turtle Mountain Community College has an HLC approve Consortia Agreement to Offer Online Energy Technology Courses with Bismarck State College. Bismarck State College has been teaching customized programs for the energy industry for over 40 years and offer a wide range of services to help you succeed.

Required Courses:

  • ENRT 101 Introduction to Energy Technology (4)
  • ENRT 104 Electrical Fundamentals (3)
  • ENRT 105 Safety, Health & Environment (3)
  • ENRT 107 Mechanical Fundamentals (2)
  • ENRT 110 Plant Equipment & Systems (4)
  • ENRT 112 Print Reading (3)
  • ENRT 116 Instrumentation & Control (4)
  • ENRT 118 Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow & Thermodynamics (3)
  • ENRT 120 Water Purification & Treatment (3)
  • ENRT 205 Steam Generation (3)
  • ENRT 215 Operations, Troubleshooting & Communication (3)
  • ENRT 220 Practical Applications (2)
  • PWRP 177 Job Readiness (1)
  • PWRP 203 Energy Sources & Conversions (3)
  • PWRP 207 Boilers & Environmental Protection (3)
  • PWRP 210 Turbines & Combined Cycle (3)
  • PWRP 224 Power Generation, Components & Protection (3)
  • SAFT 110 OSHA 10-Hour (1)

Related General Education Courses:

  • CIS 101 Computer Literacy Or CSCI 101 Introduction to Computers (3)
  • ENGL 105 Technical Communications (3)
  • MATH 100 Applied Math (3)
  • PSYC 100 Human Relations in Organizations Or PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology (3)
  • Gen. Ed See General Education
  • Electives Matrix (6)

Total Required Credits: 69

Total Required Credits: 69

Sheila Trottier

CTE Director
Phone: 701.477.7879
e-mail: strottier@tm.edu