Our online Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician certificate program teaches individuals about mechatronics in just 2.5 months.


Ready to begin your career journey or have more questions? Connect with a Workforce Training Specialist today! 

2.5 months

Program Length





What does a Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician do?

A Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician combines mechanical technology knowledge with knowledge of electrical circuits to install, troubleshoot, repair and upgrade electronic and computer-controlled mechanical systems. They work closely with electrical and mechanical engineers.

Where does a Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician work?

Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technicians can work in a number of varying industries including (but not limited to):

  • Automotive
  • Aerospace
  • Building maintenance
  • Civil infrastructure
  • Consumer products
  • Construction
  • Electrical equipment
  • Logistics and distribution
  • Manufacturing
  • Materials processing

Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician


According to the BLS, Electro-mechanical and Mechatronics Technologists and Technicians (which is what Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technicians falls under), this career makes a salary, on average, of $60,360. The lowest 10% of earners in this field make around $37,650 while the highest 10% of earners make more than $98,070.

Skills Groups Covered

Graduates of our certificate program are prepared to take on any industry in which they wish to work as Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technicians. We ensure our students are prepared to find a job by including modules focusing on searching for a job and resume crafting. 

Our programs cover nearly every aspect of manufacturing that you’ll run into as a Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician.

Some of the aspects you’ll cover are:

  • Safety (including personal protective equipment, hazardous material, workplace and electrical and fire safety)
  • Pneumatics
  • Electricity
  • Electric Motors
  • Sensor Technology
  • Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Hydraulics
  • Process Controls
  • Robotics

Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician Job Possibilities

Mechatronics Technician

$27,062 - $91,558


Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician Payment Options

In addition to the following payment options, we offer special corporate volume pricing. Visit the Corporate page for details.

Pay in full using any major credit card, PayPal or Venmo. Select “credit card” as your payment option. 



Apply for PayPal Credit and pay zero interest if your balance is paid in full within 6-months. Complete a quick application and you’ll receive a credit decision within seconds. 


Pay for your training with an education loan through Sallie Mae or Meritize.

Complete the course registration process to reserve your seat using one of these options.


Many employers have education programs or will pay for continued education! Select "Corporate Invoice" if you need an invoice to process payment through company training tuition assistance/reimbursement plans. 


Download the free brochure below to your HR representative or manager and show them the benefits of gaining additional education!

Apply for a workforce grant through NCWorks and get all or part of your training paid for! Complete the course registration process on this site to reserve your seat. Select “NCWorks Grant” as your payment option. 

Please note: This option is available to students in Guilford County only.

Do you need help paying for your certification program?

Many employers offer education assistance programs. Download the brochures to show your employer the benefit of upskilling their employees.

Mechatronics & Industrial Automation Technician Certification

Graduates have the opportunity to earn a nationally-recognized certification from SpaceTEC®.


SpaceTEC® is a National Science Foundation assessment and testing center and is the nation’s leader in developing and administering third-party credentialing processes that validate the nation’s technical workforce.

Meet Your Workforce Training Specialist

Kelly is your Workforce Training Specialist. She is here to help you understand the program, payment options and succeed! Get in touch with Kelly to learn more about the program, Greensboro College and how to achieve your workforce development goals!


This training program takes 2.5 months to complete assuming you’re completing three modules per day.

No. This program is offered through Greensboro College, but does not count for college credit.

A high-school diploma or equivalent is required.

Connect with a Workforce Training Specialist today! Ready to begin your career journey or have more questions?