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Electrical and Instrumentation Technology

Electrical and Instrumentation Technology - Electrical and Instrumentation Technology

Manage Entire Facilities With Your Fingertips.


Students in the Electrical and Instrumentation Technology strand will develop the high-tech skills necessary for future employment in the exciting new field of Building Automation Systems. Automation is transforming the way facilities manage real-time energy consumption. Students will prepare for employment in this field by learning control theory, IT networking, electrical & mechanical systems, data analysis, energy management strategies, and systems integration.

  • Partnership with Siemens Corporation
  • Partnership with Building Efficiency for Sustainable Tomorrow (BEST) Center
  • Brand-new state-of-the-art laboratory facility
  • Aligned to FLDOE Electrical and Instrumentation Technology Curriculum Framework
  • Excellent career outlook

Employment Outlook:

Employment of electrical and electronics engineering technicians is projected to show little or no change from 2018 to 2028.


An entry-level Control/Automation Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000, includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. While a Control/Automation Technician with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000.

Completion Requirements:

The entire program is 1800 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program.  Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

OCP AElectrician(Construction)350 Hours
OCP BInstrument Mechanic350 Hours
OCP CElectrician Maintenance300 Hours
OCP DInstrument Technician400 Hours
OCP EOperating Engineer Assistant Stationary400 Hours
Total Hours: 1800

Location & Course’s Schedule:

Electrical and Instrumentation Technology is available at the following school (s):

Miami Lakes Educational Center & Technical CollegeMonday - Friday from 7:20 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Contact Information at the Location:

Additional information can be provided by student services:

Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College
(305) 557-1100
Danielle Taylor
Jackie Benjamin
Vanessa Torres
Elizabeth Forero
Ext. 2230
Ext. 2215
Ext. 2250
Ext. 2216