Does electronic components and wires interest you? If you like to work with your hands, have good eyesight and a commitment to precision, this program may be ideal for you. This online certificate in Electronic Communication provides in-depth training in the basic elements of electronics. This course covers UHF, VHF, microwave, satellite, and fiber optics. AM and FM transmitters, transmission lines, antennas, and receivers are analyzed down to the component level. Propagation, wave theory, decibels, and signal transmission limitations are also covered. Technician safety and proper test equipment use are stressed throughout the course. This course is designed for adult learners pursuing basic technician level training through continuing education. No electronics background is required and there are no academic prerequisites, so anyone can get training in this rapidly-growing industry.
Instructors are field engineers and systems specialists currently employed by the United Federal Government to provide the latest trends in electronics, and market demands in this online continuing education training program.
No application is required. You simply register for courses during our fall, spring, or summer registration periods.
This certificate requires the following courses: