Certifications for Engineering Students

Explore Certifications for Engineering Students

Providing certifications for engineering students benefits your students and your institution. Industry-recognized certifications challenge students to learn skills and technologies that are in demand by employers and give them valuable credentials for their resumes when they are ready to enter the job market. Certification courses for engineering students also help your program and institution stand out by teaching industry-relevant technical skills that will make your graduates more employable.

students with Festo equipment

Industry 4.0 Certification for Students

The Festo Industry 4.0 Certification program was developed by Festo Didactic, global leaders in automation technology, in partnership with NC3, a trusted certification accrediting organization. 

Level 3 of this program easily integrates with Bachelor of Science programs. Through a combination of self-paced online learning and hands-on training with Festo equipment, students are certified to become skilled designers and engineers of complex Industry 4.0 Systems. Their responsibilities will include applying systems engineering practices, such as engineering, process management, and quality assurance management, in a project to implement, maintain, or improve Industry 4.0 systems.

Robotics Certifications for Students

Universal Robots collaborative robots are versatile, safe to work alongside people, and easy to program. Companies use them for a broad range of applications and professors and graduate students use them in research.

The Universal Robots Skills Certification Program, accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), provides engineering students with Universal Robots industry-recognized certification. This robotics certification program comes with a UR3/5e robot unit, gripper demo kit, and UR Academy hardware and software set for students. 

For industrial robot training, KUKA offers a robotics certification program designed for universities. The KUKA ready2_educate training cell trains students on the operation of industrial robots, from simple stacking tasks to complex continuous path motion and corresponding logic programming.

Choose from a PLC application package to teach start-up and programming in automatic external mode with a Siemens PLC or a vision application package to teach engineering students an introduction to image processing.

Additive Manufacturing Certificate for Students

Additive manufacturing is helping companies across industries stay ahead of the competition, innovate, and go to market quicker. Stratasys, the additive manufacturing industry leader, offers the Stratasys Additive Manufacturing Certificate, specifically created for educational institutions. 

Students receive an industry-recognized Stratasys certification and gain proficiency in additive manufacturing technologies, industries and applications, FDM and PolyJet materials, key technical specifications, design considerations from CAD to CAM, fabrication considerations, and post-processing methods.

If you would like to offer certifications for engineering students at your New England higher education institution, AET Labs can help you incorporate these industry-recognized credentials into your program. In addition, we provide instructor training and installation and service on related equipment if needed.

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