Basic construction methods and building materials are discussed. Students develop the knowledge and skills to perform a wide range of building maintenance activities.
If you’re a critical thinker who loves working hands-on, consider a career in facilities maintenance. Maintenance workers are needed in almost every industry to repair machinery, troubleshoot, diagnose problems and perform general upkeep. Earn a Facilities Maintenance technical diploma on Gateway’s Kenosha Campus and learn high-demand skills in carpentry, plumbing and electrical. Graduate career-ready with the potential to find a new job in a wide range of industries.
- Gain the skills you need to begin a career in facilities maintenance with hands-on training in carpentry, electrical, HVAC, plumbing, electrical control devices and safety.
- State-of-the-art training labs provide real-world experience with cutting-edge tools and equipment that you’ll use in the workplace.
- Earn industry certification by obtaining Snap-on’s Digital Multi Meter certification as part of the program coursework and gain an edge on the competition in the job market.
- Begin your career in as little as one year and enter a growing field, as the employment of maintenance workers is expected to grow 11 percent through 2020.
Tuition & Fees: $1,979
Books & Supplies: $1,929
Spring, Summer, Fall
Facilities Maintenance Career Pathway
Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.