The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology and applications necessary for successful employment in the welding and metal industry.Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting processes. Courses in math, blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing provides students with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.
Students are encouraged to begin the admissions process early to provide ample time to complete required pre-admission courses.
Graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries. Career opportunities also exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision and welding-related self-employment. Additional positions available to graduates include:
- Senior Certified Welding Inspector
- Certified Welding Inspector
- Distributor Owner
- Manufacturer Sales Representative
- Metal Sculptor
- Auto Body Repairer
- Welding Machine Operators