Industrial Technology programs that prepare students for careers in occupations where industrial safety is a critical competency will require students to successfully complete a program specific safety examination prior to participating in laboratory activities. Occupational safety is an important competency that is taught in safety oriented programs. Therefore, prior to participating in laboratory activities, students will be required to successfully complete program administered safety examinations.
South Plains College offers 7 technical program areas which prepare students for industrial careers. These programs are designed to provide a skilled workforce for the business community and service industry in the college’s service area. These programs include:
Automotive Collision Repair Technology
Diesel Service Technology
Heating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology
Industrial Manufacturing/Emerging Technologies
Computer Aided Drafting and Design
Chairperson of the Industrial Technology Department on the Levelland Campus and SPC Reese Center is Pete Stracener, professor of welding technology. Chairperson of the Industrial Technology Department at the Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center is Dr. Joseph Kline, professor of paralegal studies.