Welding I

Career Studies Certificates
Career Studies Certificate Welding I
This career studies certificate is a one semester certificate.

This curriculum is designed for individuals wishing to obtain fundamental skills for immediate entry-level positions in the welding trade as welding apprentices or welding laboratory assistants.

Occupational Objectives

The welding certificate program provides a firm foundation of skills on which students will be able to build their career.


Admission Requirements:

Admission to the Career Studies Certificate program is based upon the general requirements for admission to the college.

First Semester

Course # Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Credits Transfer
SAF 127 Industrial Safety 2 0 2
WEL 100 3
WEL 123 Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Basic) 2 3 3
WEL 150 Welding Drawing and Interpretation 3 0 3
WEL 160 Gas Metal Arc Welding 1 4 3
WEL 164 Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) 2 3 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 10 10 17