Industry 4.0 - Career Studies Certificate | Virginia Peninsula Community College

Industry 4.0 - Career Studies Certificate

Industry 4
Program Details
Career Studies Certificate
Academic Division: 
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

In-Demand Workforce. Gain skills in operating complex manufacturing systems that integrate electrical, mechanical, and computer engineering with responsibility for their efficient operation and preventative maintenance.

Industry 4.0 (Level 2)

Industry demand for highly skilled, problem-solvers continues to increase, but there is a lack of qualified employees with the high-tech, design engineering and critical thinking skills needed to fill Advanced Manufacturing positions.  The Industry 4.0 certificate prepares students for these Advanced Manufacturing positions by offering them the opportunity to earn FI4.0CP Industry Certifications. To have the opportunity to earn these Certifications, students will complete illustrative labs and assignments provided by FI4.0CP certified instructors.

Siemens College Partner

The Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification program is an internationally recognized comprehensive skills certification in mechatronic systems, and Virginia Peninsula is a Siemens College Partner.

Who should Enroll

Students that want a challenging but yet rewarding career in Smart Factory Automation. Students will have opportunities to earn Industry Certifications Mechanical Systems, Pneumatics, Hydraulics and Programmable Logic Controllers along with the Siemens Mechatronics Certification.

Advanced Integrated Manufacturing

For more information, please contact the Science, Engineering, and Technology division at (757) 825-2898 or Learn more about Advanced Integrated Manufacturing programs at Virginia Peninsula.

More about Industry 4.0 Certifications


Students who complete the Mechatronics Career Studies Certificate can continue earning Industry Certifications by completing Level 2 courses in the Industry 4.0 program (221-736-20) and/or continue to earn the Mechanical Engineering Degree with specialization in Mechatronics (956-02).

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