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Welding is used to construct and/or repair thousands of manufactured products
Make use of blueprints to plan, layout, cut, shape, weld and finish various projects
Work with steel, stainless steel, cast iron, bronze, nickel, and other metals and alloys
About Welding Certification Program
The 685-hour Welding Certification program is performance based with no prerequisite course or certification required. Learners will work with various metals and utilize blueprints to plan, layout, cut, shape, weld, and finish projects, including preparing estimates. Learners will practice with professional tools/equipment, as well as principles/ techniques they will use on the job.
The minimum requirements for consideration in the program include:
High School Diploma/GED
Completed Application and $50 Fee
BEST test is required prior to skill assesment if English is a second language
Interview with Coordinator
Diane Shew, Coordinator
Certification is available through the American Welding Society (AWS) D.1.1 structural steel certification and pipe welding certification. Certification in the field shows pride and competence in one’s profession.