Dec 05, 2023  
College Catalog 2022-2023 
College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Band Instrument Repair Technology Certificate

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Certificate of Completion: 65 credits

Enrollment Point: Fall Quarter

This program prepares graduates for entry-level employment in the band instrument repair and service trade. Students receive instruction in repair, maintenance, and adjustment of instruments belonging to the woodwind, brass, and percussion families. Special emphasis is placed on those skills, which make students employable in repair of these instruments.

Program Learning Outcomes: 

  • Perform padding and adjusting of woodwinds; cleaning, soldering, and dent removal of both brass and woodwinds.    
  • Equip and maintain shop. 
  • Interact with integrity and adaptability. 
  • Evaluate and diagnose musical instruments. 

Program Requirements

GPA Requirements

  • Minimum cumulative GPA: 2.0
  • Minimum grade for each BIR course: 2.7
  • Minimum grade for all other courses: 1.0


*Note: Clinical & Field-Based Experience courses require a Satisfactory (S) grade.

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