Welding: Basic Welding Skills Certificate

Prepares students for entry-level positions in welding as an apprentice or shop helper. The competency-based curriculum combines classroom instruction with hands-on training to develop foundational knowledge and skill in select welding and cutting processes.

Certificate Info at a Glance

Type: Certificate

Estimated Cost: $1,698.58

Approx. # of Quarters: 1

Admission Dates: Quarterly start dates

Prerequisites: COMPASS Pre-Algebra score of 37 or successful completion of MAT 060

This certificate program is approximately one quarter in length, depending on the time students need to satisfactorily complete all graduation requirements.

Program Requirements

Catalog # Course Name Credits
WLD 105 Welding Theory I 5
WLD 110 Thermal Cutting & Gouging 3
WLD 112 Oxyacetylene Welding & Brazing 4
WLD 116 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I 7
  Total Credits for Completion 19