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  Sep 20, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Course Catalog & Student Handbook

Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welder Certificate


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Program Description

The Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welder certificate provides basic training required for the electric arc welder. 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. Technical 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 Semesters Minimum)

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

Students must complete prerequisites for this program: WELD 1000 , WELD 1010  and WELD 1040 .

Employment Opportunities

Welder’s helper, shielded metal arc welder (SMAW/stick/electric arc welder)

Curriculum


Total Hours: 12


Suggested First Semester classes:


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