Welding, Certificate

Program of Study Attributes: 
Gainful Employment

The welding program offers practical training and relevant theory in electric, oxy-acetylene welding, inert gas shielded metal arc welding, flux-core arc welding, shielded metal arc welding, non-destructive testing and quality assurance, and CNC plasma cutting.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate basic competencies in the four primary welding processes used in industry today.
  • Use welding electrodes E6010, E6011, E7018 in four positions.
  • Interpret blueprints and welding symbols.
  • Demonstrate non-destructive testing and basic metallurgy required in industry.

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Required CoursesCredits
WLD 100 - Introduction to Welding2
WLD 101 - Introduction to Oxy-Fuel Welding and Cutting2
WLD 102 - Oxy-Fuel Welding2
WLD 103 - Shielded Metal Arc Welding I2
WLD 104 - Shielded Metal Arc Welding II2
WLD 105 - Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding I2
WLD 106 - Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding II2
WLD 200 - Gas Metal Arc I2
WLD 201 - Gas Metal Arc II2
WLD 202 - Advanced Shielded Arc I2
WLD 203 - Advanced Shielded Arc II2
WLD 204 - Gas Tungsten Arc I2
WLD 205 - Gas Tungsten Arc II2
Required Electives:
  • Electives in Welding Occupations 2 Credits - Choose one of the following:
Program ElectivesCredits
WLD 150 - Welding Design2
WLD 151 - Testing and Inspection of Welds2
WLD 152 - Welding Codes and Specifications2
WLD 153 - Soldering, Brazing and Brace Welding2

Total Credits: 28


Welding - Certificate - 1983 to Present

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