2016-2017 Semester Catalog

Gas Metal Arc Welder (GM31) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:


Program Description:

The Gas Metal Arc Welder Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for welding careers in the MIG process. Topics include an introduction to welding technology, oxyfuel cutting techniques, and MIG welding techniques and processes.

Entrance Date:

Fall Semester

Required Courses (13 Credit Hours)

WELD 1000Introduction to Welding Technology

3

WELD 1010Oxyfuel Cutting

3

WELD 1090Gas Metal Arc Welding

4

Choose one of the following courses:

WELD 1150Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

3

WELD 1151Fabrication Processes

3

WELD 1152Pipe Welding

3

WELD 1153Flux Cored Arc Welding

4

WELD 1154Plasma Cutting

3

WELD 1156Ornamental Iron Works

3

WELD 1030Blueprint Reading for Welding Technology

3

WELD 1040Flat Shielded Metal Arc Welding

4

Total Credit Hours: 13 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation