Program: Welding

Overview

Welding Technology

The Welding Technology program provides the necessary technical skills, knowledge, and attitude to prepare students for employment and to provide advanced training in a variety of occupations in the welding and metal fabrication industry.

Degree Options

Certificate of Accomplishment, Advanced Arc Welding (SMAW and FCAW)

The Welding Technology Certificate of Accomplishment in Advanced Arc Welding will emphasize advanced welding skills in the SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding) and FCAW (Flux Core Arc Welding) processes. Course work includes a comprehensive study with an emphasis on application of fundamental
welding techniques and safe industry practices.

Student Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate advanced level skills to produce quality welds in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions using various arc welding processes.

Certificate of Accomplishment, Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)

The Welding Technology Certificate of Accomplishment in Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) is designed for those interested in entry level welding skills to required GTAW Aluminum, low carbon, and stainless steels. Course work includes a comprehensive study with an emphasis on application of fundamental welding techniques and safe industry practices.

Student Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate advanced level skills to produce quality welds in the flat, horizontal, and vertical positions using the GTAW (Gas Tungsten Arc Welding) process.

Certificate of Accomplishment, Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)

The Welding Technology Certificate of Accomplishment in Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) is designed for those interested in welding structural steel. Course work includes a comprehensive study with an emphasis on application of fundamental welding techniques and safe industry practices.

Student Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate advanced level skills to produce quality welds in the flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead positions using the SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding) process.