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The curriculum definition as established by the U.S. Department of Education’s Classification of Instructional Programs (“CIP”): Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills in the adjustment, maintenance, part replacement, and repair of tools, equipment, and machines. (CIP Code #47)

Notable Programs in this Curriculum: Electrical Maintenance and Repairs; Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Maintenance; Vehicle Maintenance and Repair. 

Prominent figures related to this curriculum:

Mechanic and Repair, Wilbur Wright
Wilbur Wright by 'Julie'


Orville (1871-1948) and Wilbur (1867-1912) Wright
Invented and built the world's first airplane
Samuel Slater (1768-1835)
Prominent Industrialist started the first America factory system
Paul Teutul Sr. (1949-Present)
TV personality and founder of Orange County Choppers

Relevant Salary Figures: According to 2008 Bureau of Labor Statistics information, the average annual salaries of popular careers related to this curriculum are listed below. For further information, including the nature of work, training and education, employment outlook, and related academic programs, click on the occupation of interest.

Aircraft Mechanics & Service Technicians: $51,650
Camera & Photographic Equipment Repairers: $37,990
Home Appliance Repairers: $35,690
Watch Repairers: $37,600

Automotive Body & Related Repairers: $39,950
Electric Motor, Power Tool, & Related Repairers: $37,110
Industrial Machinery Mechanics: $45,280
Telecommunications Equipment Installers: $52,650

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The Complete List of Programs in this Curriculum:

 
 
  • Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology, Other.
    Any instructional program in electrical and electronics equipment installation and repair not listed above.
  • Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR).
    Instructional content is defined in code 47.0201.
  • MECHANIC AND REPAIR TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS.
    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills in the adjustment, maintenance, part replacement, and repair of tools, equipment, and machines.
  • Mechanics and Repairers, General.
    (NEW) Instructional content is defined in code 47.0000.
  • Mechanics and Repairers, General.
    (NEW) A program that generally prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills in the adjustment, maintenance, part replacement, and repair of tools, equipment, and machines.
  • Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology.
    Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 47.0101 - 47.0199.
  • Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General.
    A program that generally prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to operate, maintain, and repair electrical and electronic equipment. Includes instruction in electrical circuitry, simple gearing, linkages and lubrication of machines and appliances, and the use of testing equipment.
  • Business Machine Repair.
    A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to maintain and repair a variety of office machines, such as typewriters, word processing and dictation machines, calculators, data processing equipment, duplicating machines, and mailing machines. Includes instruction in diagnostic techniques, the use of testing equipment, and the principles of mechanics, electricity, and electronics as they relate to the repair of business machines.
  • Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology.
    A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to assemble, install, operate, maintain, and repair one- and two- way communications equipment and systems, including television cable systems and mobile or stationary communication devices. Includes instruction in diagnostic techniques, the use of testing equipment and the principles of mechanics, electricity, and electronics as they relate to the repair of communications systems.
  • Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician.
    A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to assemble, install, operate, maintain, and repair computers and related instruments. Includes instruction in power supplies, number systems, memory structure, buffers and registers, microprocessor design, peripheral equipment, programming, and networking.
 
 
 

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