Gas Metal Arc Welder
Program Description: This certificate program is designed to prepare students for careers in gas metal arc welding. The certificate program is composed of 13 credit hours within the Welding and Joining Technology curriculum.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will setup, make specific cuts, and shut-down a manual torch assembly.
• Students will setup and operate a gas metal arc welding machine to make specific weldments in the flat and horizontal position.
Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters.
Cost of Program: Click Here.
Entrance Date: This program is self-paced. Students may be admitted at the beginning of any semester. Under certain circumstances, students may be admitted during a semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Program Final Exit Point: Gas Metal Arc Welder, Technical Certificate of Credit.
Credits Required for Graduation: 13 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation
Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a diploma program.
|1. Occupational Courses (13 hours)|
|WELD||1000||Introduction to Welding Technology||3|
|WELD||1090||Gas Metal Arc Welding||4|
|XXXX||xxxx||Occupational Elective Course||3|