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Career Area: Manufacturing
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 32-454-1
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
Automated Packaging Systems Machinery

Automated Packaging Systems Technician Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Assembly Technician
Field Service Technician
Maintenance Mechanic
Mechanical Engineer
Quality Control

Average Median Wage


Automated Packaging Systems Technician Programs

The Automated Packaging Systems Technician program gives students the skills to enter a career in the packaging industry. Students will be trained to service and repair a wide variety of packaging equipment and automated systems. The program emphasizes the maintenance and troubleshooting of electrical, mechanical, and fluid power components on packaging equipment including industrial computer controls and programmable logic controllers. Classroom and hands-on lab instruction on packaging machines plus visits to packaging industries are all parts of the program.

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