Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Welding develops skills in oxyacetylene (gas) and electric (arc) welding with emphasis on preparing for the American Welding Society Arc certification exam.
Program Notes: This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. + indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses within the program.
Program Prerequisites: None
WLD106AA Introduction to SMAW (5) OR
Permission of instructor 0-5
Students must select one - two (1-2) courses for a total of 5-10 credits from the following courses:
1. Perform various types of welding beads on various joints in position and out of position, and analyze welding quality as it relates to inspection and quality control. (WLD106AA, WLD106AB, WLD106AC, WLD106AD)
2. Apply theory, practice, set-up and operation of all types of machines concerning tig, mig, and sub-arc welding with emphasis on tungsten inert gas and wire feed. (WLD206AA, WLD206AB, WLD206AC, WLD206AD)
3. Perform all "out of position" welding tasks in preparation for certification test, and perform American Welding Society (A.W.S.) test in vertical and overhead positions. (WLD208AA)
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: November 20, 2018
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