Natural Gas Compression Technology - Certificate of Completion

The Natural Gas Compression Certificate is a program that provides the technical basics and knowledge of gas compression procedures, skills, maintenance, and the use of equipment to prepare for entry-level employment. It covers the safety procedures in the workplace, troubleshooting, repairing and operating the natural gas engines and related materials.

Prefix Title Credits
OETS 100Industrial/Construction Safety2
OETS 118Mathematics for Technicians3
INMT 205Programmable Logic Controllers and Applications4
NGEC 175Natural Gas Compression Technology I4
OEET 110Basic Electricity and Electronics4
INMT 165Equipment Processes4
NGEC 133Natural Gas Engine Repair Technology5
ENGL 1110GComposition I4
Total Credits30

A Suggested Plan of Study

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites.  Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
OETS 100 Industrial/Construction Safety 2
OETS 118 Mathematics for Technicians 3
INMT 205 Programmable Logic Controllers and Applications 4
NGEC 175 Natural Gas Compression Technology I 4
Second Year
OEET 110 Basic Electricity and Electronics 4
INMT 165 Equipment Processes 4
ENGL 1110G Composition I 4
NGEC 133 Natural Gas Engine Repair Technology 5
 Total Credits30