This program will enable a student to meet entry-level requirements for employment as a plate welder and build a basis for further study and lifelong learning in the metal working trades.

Students must complete all program requirements, including approved electives, with a grade of “C” or better.

Freshman Year – Fall Semester

Class Credit Hours
WELD 1650 – Print Reading & Welding Symbols 3
WELD 1755 – Shielded Metal Arc Welding 5
WELD 1772 – Flux Core Arc Welding 2
WELD 1773 – Gas Metal Arc Welding 2
Outcomes Assessment: Written Exam and 3/8″ Plate Test
Total Credit Hours: 12

Federal Financial Aid is not available for this certificate program.