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Welding

Career Studies Certificate

PURPOSE: Employment opportunities exist for individuals proficient in advanced welding techniques. This program is designed for students with no previous experience in welding, as well as for individuals currently employed in the welding field who wish to upgrade their skills. Individuals entering the Welding Career Studies Certificate (CSC) should consider this program as a means of developing or advancing their job skills over a one-year period of time and as a means of acquiring the skills necessary to test for the various levels of welding certification.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Opportunities for graduates include construction welder, fabrication welder, and welding supply salesperson.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: General college curricular admission

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see http://www.reynolds.edu/curriculum/Gainful%20Employment/GE_Info_221-995-01.aspx to access to access gainful employment information for this program.

COURSE

TITLE

LEC.
HRS.

LAB.
HRS.

CRS.
CRE.

WEL 120

Fundamentals of Welding

1

3

2

WEL 124

Shielded Metal Arc Welding Advanced

2

3

3

WEL 141

Welder Qualification Tests I

2

3

3

WEL 150

Welding Drawing and Interpretation

2

0

2

WEL 160

Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG and FCAW)

2

3

3

WEL 195

Topics in Welding: Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG)

2

3

3

WEL 195

Topics in Welding: Layout and Fitting for Welders

2

3

3

TOTAL

13

18

19

Total Minimum Credits for Career Studies Certificate in Welding 19

02.24.16

Name Program Email Phone
Michael Vaughan Welding CSC mvaughan@reynolds.edu 523-5941
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