Basic Welding Certificate

The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry. The Basic Welding Technology Certificate gives students a basic understanding of the principles and skills of modern-day welding. Upon completion, students should be able to apply basic welding techniques in both SMAW and GMAW welding.


Course Prefix/Num Course Title  
Core Courses
WLD-110 Cutting Processes 2 SHC
WLD-115 SMAW (Stick) Plate 5 SHC
WLD-131 GTAW (TIG) Plate 4 SHC
Total Semester Hours of Credit (SHC) for Core Courses: 15 SHC
Total SHC for Program 15 SHC


Estimated Costs:

Textbooks: $150 per semester
Consumable Supplies: $90 - $180 per semester