The Natural Gas Compression - Cat/Ariel Emphasis AST Degree Program is designed to provide the student with the necessary electrical, mechanical, process control, CDL and specialized safety procedures required by industry.

The coursework includes electric control logic fundamentals, electrical machines and motor control as well as AC/DC electric and AC frequency drives.

The student will learn concepts of basic residential and commercial wiring and electrical power distribution. The modules on power and control electronics will include programmable logic controllers (PLC) as well as PLC analog control, data highway, panelview and troubleshooting. The modules covering pumps will include concepts related to positive displacement, centrifugal, gear and magnetic pumps. The student will also learn hydraulics, pneumatics, process control, central lube, mechanical drives, vibration analysis and rigging.

Additionally, the program will include concepts related to safety and situational leadership. The program will conclude with concepts speci c to natural gas including exploration/extraction, production, storage distribution, transportation, pipeline integrity and reciprocating compressors.

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*Up to $15,000 company sponsorships are still available!*
The Natural Gas Compression - CAT/Ariel Emphasis AST Degree Program encompasses hands-on training courses in the natural gas compression field.

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Huge Opportunity

Attend a program that is one of two of its kind in the United States.

Housing Assistance

Housing partners available to provide assistance with nding secure and afforable housing.

Prime Location

CPI is located in the heart of the Marcellus Shale industry.

New Facility

Our state-of-the-practice facility is packed with all of the tools and equipment necessary for hands-on learning.

CDL Licensing Included

Students in this program get their CDL license included in their program of study.

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Externships Available

Expand your learning outside the classroom while gaining invaluable hands-on experience.

High-paying Job

Working in the oil industry will provide you with a high salary to ensure a secure future.

High Demand

Workers in this eld are in high demand on local, regional, and global levels.

Caterpillar & Ariel Partnership

This partnership provides students with state-of-the- practice curriculum from Caterpillar and Ariel – market share leaders in the gas compression industry.

Work with World Leaders in the Industry

Learn from the best to acquire all the skills you need for success.
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Program Sponsored by:

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CPI, 540 North Harrison Road, Pleasant Gap, PA 16823 - Telephone: 814-359-2793 1-877-968-7388    (Disclosures)