2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Jan 21, 2021  
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Gas Metal Arc Welder Certificate


Program Description

The Gas Metal Arc Welder certificate provides basic training required for the gas metal arc welder (MIG). This certificate includes a course in gas metal arc welding (GMAW/MIG). Students receive instruction that emphasizes basic skills, safety, and quality workmanship. The program is ideal for the person who needs training in a basic welding operation in a brief time span. All courses apply to the diploma program in Welding and Joining Technology. This certificate does not qualify for financial aid as it does not meet minimum hour requirements. (Program Length: 2 Semester Minimum)

The program emphasizes basic skills, safety, and quality workmanship.

Employment Opportunities

Welder’s helper, MIG welder


Essential Technical Courses (16 Credits)

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Total Hours: 16

Suggested First Semester classes: