2016-2017 Semester Catalog

Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welder (FS31) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:

Program Description:

The Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welder Technical Certificate of credit prepares students for careers in the welding and joining industry. This certificate emphasizes arc welding in the flat position and is pre-requisite to the advanced certificate.

Entrance Date: Fall Semester

Required Courses (10 Credit Hours)

WELD 1000Introduction to Welding Technology


WELD 1010Oxyfuel Cutting


WELD 1040Flat Shielded Metal Arc Welding


Total Credit Hours: 10 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation