New Programs


  • Industrial Mechanic - Facilities Maintenance
    Madison College will offer a new Facilities Maintenance program Fall 2020. The program awards a one-year technical diploma. The program provides general knowledge of:

    • installing, diagnosing and repairing basic HVAC, plumbing, electrical and other building issues.

    • painting, flooring repair, carpentry, and drywall repair.

    • identifying building maintenance needs, prioritizing work and take corrective action.

    • tools and equipment used in building maintenance and repair.

    • interpreting sketches, drawings, diagrams and blue prints.

    • Computerized Maintenance Management System software and understand Preventative maintenance requirements and practices.

    • safe work practices when using a variety of hand and power tools and recognize other occupational hazards.

    • troubleshoot and repair electrical switches, outlets, lighting systems and fixtures.

Hands-on learning will challenge students to master this knowledge and use their critical thinking, troubleshooting and problem solving skills. Successful students will be prepared for a rewarding and well-paying career designing, building and maintaining systems and equipment in a team environment.

For more information, contact Theresa Valencia by email or phone (608) 245-5861.