Industrial Certifications and Endorsements

Tech-Labs represents multiple product lines as a regional dealer for the states of Texas and Oklahoma. Tech-Labs supports the following industry recognized certifications by providing technical training systems, curricula, and software.

Manufacturing

National Institute for Metalworking Skills NIMS - Industrial Technology Maintenance

Each Duty area is individual stand-alone certification:

  • Duty Area 1: Maintenance Operations
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 1 Maintenance Operations

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 1 - Maintenance Operations

    - 32 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Mechanical Fabrication (950-MPF1)
    • Rigging 1 (950-RGB1)
    • Rigging 2 (95-RGB2)
  • Duty Area 2: Basic Mechanical Systems
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 2 Basic Mechanical Systems

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 2 - Basic Mechanical Systems

    - 20 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Basic Measurement (990-MES1 or 950-MES1)
    • Mechanical Drives 1 (950-ME1 or 990-ME1)
    • Mechanical Drives 2 (95-ME2 or 99-ME2)
    • Laser Alignment (95-ME2A)
  • Duty Area 3: Basic Hydraulic Systems
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 3 Basic Hydraulic Systems

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 3 - Basic Hydraulic Systems

    - 20 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Basic Hydraulics (85-BH)
    • Intermediate Hydraulics (85-IH)
    • Hydraulic Troubleshooting (950-HTB1 or 950-HT1)
    • Hydraulic Maintenance (950-HM1)
  • Duty Area 4: Basic Pneumatic Systems
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 4 Basic Pneumatic Systems

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 4 - Basic Pneumatic Systems

    - 14 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Pneumatic Systems (990-PN1 or 85-BP)
    • Intermediate Pneumatics (85-IP or 990-PN1)
    • Pneumatic Troubleshooting (990-PTB1 or 950-PT1)
  • Duty Area 5: Electrical Systems
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 5 Electrical Systems

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 5 - Electrical Systems

    - 35 eLearning Modules.

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • AC/DC Electricity (T7017A or 990-ACDC1)
    • Motor Control (990-MC1 or 85-MT5)
    • Rotating Machines (85-MT2)
    • AC/DC Motor Troubleshooting (95-MT2E)
    • Industrial Wiring Systems (850-MT6B_AL and 850-MT6B_BL)
    • Soldering (85-MT6BB_AL and 85-MT6BB_BL)
    • Electronic Sensors (990-SN1 or 85-SN1)
    • Electro-Fluid Power (85-EF)
  • Duty Area 6: Electronic Control Systems
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 6 Electronic Control Systems

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 6 - Electronic Control Systems

    - 27 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Power & Control Electronics (990-ELE1)
    • PLC Troubleshooting (990-PAB53F or 890-PECB with 890-AB5500)
    • VFD/PLC Installation (85-MT6BA_AL and 85-MT6BA_BL)
    • AC Variable Frequency Drive Troubleshooting (990-DRV1F or MT5-C)
  • Duty Area 7: Process Control Systems
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 7 Process Control System

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 7 - Process Control System

    - 11 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Process Control (T5552F)
  • Duty Area 8: Maintenance Welding
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 8 Maintenance Welding

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 8 - Maintenance Welding

    - 7 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

  • Duty Area 9: Maintenance Piping
  • NIMS ITM Certifications - Duty Area 9 Maintenance Piping

    To prepare individuals for the performance-based portion of the certifications, in addition to the NIMS recommended eLearning, Amatrol offers OJT manuals, Instructor's Guides, and hardware trainer/simulators. Amatrol's hardware trainers utilize industrial components to recreate industrial applications to teach the hands-on skills required to complete the NIMS certifications.

    NIMS Duty Area 9 - Maintenance Piping

    - 5 eLearning Modules

    Hardware Systems Available to Support Hands-On Training:

    • Piping Systems (950-PS1)

These stackable credentials enable students to learn and earn at the same time! Learn more!


FANUC Certified Robot Operator (FCR-O1 & FRC-O2)
FANUC Robotics CERT – Material handling
FANUC Robotics CERT – IR Vision
FANUC CNC CERT –Mill
FANUC CNC CERT –Lathe/turning

Amatrol training programs are ideal to prepare students for PMMI Certification tests which include:

Auto Technology

Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) –MLR, AST, MAST

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Welding

The AWS SENSE Program is a comprehensive set of minimum Standards and Guidelines for Welding Education programs. Schools can incorporate SENSE into their own curriculum in order to help attain Perkins funding as well as to help insure an education that is consistent with other SENSE schools across the nation. This program is fully supported by the American Welding Society (AWS).

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Electronics

ETA electronics Certification – Student Electronics Technician (SET)

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IT Certifications

  1. Microsoft Networking Fundamentals MTA Exam 98-366
  2. Microsoft Security Fundamentals MTA Exam 98-367
  3. CompTIA A+ Certification
  4. CompTIA Network+ Certification
  5. AccessData Certified Examiner (ACE) Credential
  6. ISACA Security Fundamentals Certificate
  7. CompTIA Security+
  8. Certified Ethical Hacker
  9. ISC2 Certified Information Systems Security Practitioner (CISSP)
  10. Sands: Global Industrial Cyber Security Professional (GICSP)

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Renewable Energy/Energy Efficiency Certifications

  1. NABCEP PV Installer, Entry Level
  2. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Solar/PV Installer
  3. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Small Wind Installer
  4. RESNET Rater/Auditor

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Smarthome Certifications

  1. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Residential Electronics Systems Integrator
  2. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Audio-Video Endorsement
  3. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Security-Surveillance Endorsement
  4. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA) Data Cabling Installer

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Specialty Certifications

  1. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA): Certified Alarm Security Technician
  2. Electronic Technicians Association (ETA): Fiber Optic Installer
  3. Consumer Electronics Association: Mobile Electronics Certified Professional Certification

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