Welding is the process of joining together metal pieces or parts by heating the surfaces to the point of melting using a blowtorch, electric arc, or other means, and uniting them by pressing, hammering, etc. You have the opportunity to learn several welding processes for various applications.
The program aligns with industry credentials outlined by the American Welding Society (AWS) D1.1 and/or D17.1 standards, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler Pressure Vessel Code IX, and/or American Petroleum Institute (API) 1104 standards.
Successful completion of your hours makes you eligible to apply for graduation to receive your certificate of competency.
You must be 18 years of age to work in industry and wear proper attire. Prescription safety glasses with side shields are required if you wear prescription glasses.
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You may look forward to jobs in large or small shops, manufacturing facilities, marine and watercraft industries and construction sites.
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Clock Hour Program
Clock-based Certificates of Competency are training programs that provide skills for quick entry into the workforce. The clock-hour programs have specific year-round start dates.
Welders, Cutters, and Welder Fitters**
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