GOGEBIC COMMUNITY COLLEGE E 4946 Jackson Road Ironwood MI 49938 P: 800.682.5910   

Welding

Certificate

The Welding Certificate Program puts students on the fast track to a successful career within the welding, construction, mining, heavy equipment and manufacturing industries. The course consists of a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on lab modules aimed towards preparing student welders for job placement upon completion. This program provides the necessary foundations in safety, equipment operation, metallurgy, and applications of various welding and cutting processes to prepare students for welder qualification testing.

The Requirements

Semester 1
Credits
ORI 100
Orientation
1
WLD 100
Introduction to Welding & Industrial Safety
2
MTH 101
Technical Math
4
WLD 110
Welding Symbols and Blueprint Reading
2
WLD 120
Thermal Cutting and Welding Processes
4
WLD 140
Shielding Matal Arc Welding (SMAW)
3
  16
     
Semester 2
  Credits
WLD 150
Metal Fabrication and Rigging
3
WLD 160
Gas Metal/Flux Cored Arc Welding (GMAW)/(FCAW)
5
WLD 170
Metallurgy
2
WLD 180
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)
3
WLD 220
Weld Inspection and Testing
1
WLD 240
Welder Qualification
2
  16
Total Credits: 32

 

For more information contact the admissions office
Phone 1.906.932.4231 ext. 207
or toll free 1.800.682.5910


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