Electric Power Generation

Rock Creek Bldg. 2, Rm. 117 | 971-722-7488 | Department Chair: Russ Dunnington
Program Advisor: Larisa Fedorkova-Felty, book advising appointment

Class schedule

See what classes are currently offered, the current class schedule: Electric Power Generation classes.

Electric Power Generation Service Technology AAS Degree

Minimum 91 credits. Students must also meet Associate Degree Comprehensive Requirements and Associate of Applied Science Requirements. Students must complete a total of sixteen credits of General Education. In addition to required courses in the program of study, students must satisfy MTH 58/65 competency. Students should consult with program advisors for course planning.

Course List
Code Title Credits
EPG 101 Electrical Industry Basic Tooling and Safety 4
EPG 102 AC/DC Theory 4
EPG 103 Engine Systems 4
EPG 104 Generator, Alternator, and Motor Fundamentals 4
EPG 105 Generator Application and Installation 2
EPG 106 Instruments, Controls, and Protection 4
EPG 107 Power Generation Troubleshooting and Diagnostics 4
WLD 217 Diesel Welding 3
Complete all courses in Diesel Service Track One OR all courses in Dealer Service Track Two 46
General Education 16
Total Credits 91

Electric Power Generation Service Technology Career Pathway Certificate

Minimum 26 credits. Students must meet all certificate requirements.

Course List
Code Title Credits
EPG 101 Electrical Industry Basic Tooling and Safety 4
EPG 102 AC/DC Theory 4
EPG 103 Engine Systems 4
EPG 104 Generator, Alternator, and Motor Fundamentals 4
EPG 105 Generator Application and Installation 2
EPG 106 Instruments, Controls, and Protection 4
EPG 107 Power Generation Troubleshooting and Diagnostics 4
Total Credits 26

Getting started

Prerequisites for Electric Power Generation Service Technology AAS:

  • Applicants must pass the placement test administered through the testing center at PCC or an equivalent testing center.
  • Required minimum program entrance level requirements: completion of  WR 121 or higher, and MTH 98, MTH 65  or any course for which MTH 65 is a prerequisite.
  • This is a limited entry program.
    • Application and acceptance process: All prospective students must apply to PCC and the department. For details on final program acceptance and other information contact 971-722-7488.

Prerequisites for Electric Power Generation Service Technology Certificate:

  • Applicants must pass the placement test administered through the testing center at PCC or an equivalent testing center.
  • Required minimum program entrance level requirements: completion of  WR 121 or higher, and MTH 98 MTH 65  or any course for which MTH 65 is a prerequisite.
  • The Electric Power Generation Service Technology certificate is a limited entry program requiring department chair approval. For more details, see the Diesel Department webpage or contact the department chair at 971-722-7488. Completing the certificate admission requirements does not guarantee admission into the program.