Combines state-of-the-art training facilities with a curriculum specifically designed for current industry needs and actual work sites to give students a vital and innovative competence-based education. Students alternate between campus (classes and labs) and company sites acquiring marketable skills and valuable knowledge. Currently being offered through four community colleges – Henry Ford, Macomb, Mott, and Oakland – that have the industry-approved facilities and equipment for this highly specialized mechatronics training. Participating companies are highly versed in the training content, ensuring the curriculum will fully prepare students for a successful career. Three year commitment.