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Welding Technology - CERT

The program prepares students with entry-level job skills in all phases of the welding industry and provides upgrading for those out in the field that need to acquire additional skills. Emphasis is placed on welding procedures used in the construction industry. Preparation for state certification is covered through the American Welders Society (AWS).

Completion of this certificate can be applied toward the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Vocational/Technical Studies.

INSTITUTIONAL PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

In addition to the courses listed below for this program of study, students must also complete institutional proficiency of ENG098.

Degree Requirements

The follow degree requirements are for the 2015-2018 Catalog. For other catalogs, please see Catalogs

Minimum of 31 Credit Hours

Program Requirements (25 credit hours)
VOC109 Fundamentals of Vocational Edctn 4
VOC117 Blueprint Rdng & Constrctn Math 4
WLDG105 Introduction to Welding 3
WLDG118 Welding Level I 3
WLDG119 Welding Level I Application 4
WLDG211 Welding Level II 3
WLDG230 Welding Level III 4

Approved Electives (6 credit hours)
BT112 Building Construction I 3
BT113 Bldg Construction Application I 4
CRT115 Metal Working 3
WLDG125 Machine Operation in Metal Work 3
WLDG133 Pipe and Plate Code Testing 4
WLDG140 Advanced Layout and Fabrication 3
WLDG148 Ornamental Art Welding 3