MiraCosta College Community Education and Workforce Development

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about the introduction to electromechanics course

Electromechanical technicians combine knowledge of mechanical technology with knowledge of electrical and electronic circuits. They install, troubleshoot, repair and upgrade electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems. In this 60-hour course, students will learn about mechanical systems: solder small electrical boards build, program and operate a 3D printer, troubleshoot a copier and more.

This class can be taken individually, or as part of a larger certificate program. Find out more.


why attend miracosta?

  • Industry relevant curriculum

  • Accelerated training to help you move up in your job

  • We will gladly work with companies willing to pay for employee training

Tuition $1,650
Reduced Fee $500

Course Length
60 hours

Hours of Instruction
Evenings or weekends
Please see the events calendar for dates/times

Completion of enrollment documents.
Students must be at least 15 years of age.

what you will learn

  • Basics of Electronics
  • Basics of Mechanics
  • Install, Troubleshooting, and Repair
  • Computer-Controlled Systems

after course completion


If you successfully complete this course, you will receive a Certificate of Accomplishment from MiraCosta Community Education.

Career Paths

This training is designed to help you start a new career in electromechanics, move up within your current company, or to enhance your skillset for your next job.

meet your instructor

Jack Abram

Jack has degrees in business management and laser technology. He has spent more than 15 years working with optical manufacturing in San Diego. He has experience in tooling design and qualification, manufacturing engineering, lean manufacturing, quality management systems and technical writing. He has led lean efforts in many aspects of optical system manufacture from fabrication and assembly through integration and testing of flight worthy optical systems. He has designed, programmed and machined precision tooling and deliverable hardware. Jack also enjoyed sharing and developing training methods and materials to assist others wishing to gain knowledge pertinent to science and manufacturing career paths.

take the next step

We offer information sessions for many of our job training programs. The information session offers you the opportunity to learn all about the programs in a relaxed environment.
Our instructors will be available at this time to answer all of your questions. Call us at 760.795.6820 to register.

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