WELDING - BASIC WELDING (4 Units) ( Official )
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WELDING - BASIC WELDING (4 Units) ( Official )

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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: Engineering & Technology

Program Description:
The basic welding skills developed in this certificate program will help an individual stand-out when applying for employment in fields such as building construction, automotive technology, truck repair, plumbing, air conditioning, sheet metal, plant maintenance, and other manufacturing trades.

This program includes practice with oxy-acetylene welding, brazing and cutting, Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) in all positions and Gas Tungsten Arc Welding also known as Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (TIG).

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon the completion of all courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: Summer 2008

Required Units in the Major:    4

Required Courses
  WELD 044A - INTRODUCTION TO GAS WELDING (1.0 units)
  &
  WELD 044B - INTRODUCTION TO ELECTRIC ARC WELDING (1.0 units)
  &
  WELD 145 - INTRODUCTION TO TIG WELDING (1.0 units)
  &
  WELD 044C - ADVANCED ARC WELDING (1.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  MACH 220A - INTRODUCTION TO MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY (3.0 units)
  &
  TECH 107A - TECHNICAL CALCULATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  EDT 008A - ENGINEERING GRAPHICS (3.0 units)