GMAW PRODUCTION WELDER (MIG)
This certificate will provide the student with entry-level skills and knowledge to perform as a gas metal arc welder (GMAW) with minimum supervision in all positions in the following areas: production manufacturing, pipe/tubing, food industry, areo space, and ornamental/sculpture, on ferrous and non ferrous metals. You can obtain entry-level employment by just taking a few courses that will lead towards a certificate in MIG or TIG welding. Taking additional courses will provide you with the opportunity for job advancement as a welder. Welding courses are also valuable for persons who have careers or interests that require some welding knowledge.
Welding and Metal Fabrication
Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 17
Award Outcomes: |
There are many employment opportunities available in the following areas: construction, machinery manufacturing, sheet metal industry, and custom job shop.
|Technical Studies Required: 17 Credits|
Practical Application for Estimating and Layout 2
Gas Metal Arc Welding I 3
Gas Metal Arc Welding II 3
Gas Metal Arc Welding III 3
GMAW Fabrication Methods 3
Blueprint Reading for Welders 3
|Technical Studies Electives: 0 Credits|
|General Education Required: 0 Credits|
|General Education Electives: 0 Credits|