Award: Certificate in Career Studies
Option: Professional Welder-Plate
Length: Twelve (12) credit hours
Lead Faculty/Program Head: Doug Wiggins
Purpose: The purpose of this program certificate is to train the welder to become a welder of plate as opposed to welding pipe.
The occupational objectives of this certificate program are to train the welder to weld plate, using Shielded Metal Arc Welding process (SMAW) and Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) , to both a visual and bend test standard. Optional X-ray certification is available at additional cost.
General admission requirements of the College apply.
Course Number, Title, Credits
ELE 113 Electricity I 3
WEL 123 Arc Welding I 3
WEL 124 Arc Welding II 3
WEL 117 Oxyacetylene Welding & Cutting 3
Total Minimum Credits 12