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Welding Technology and Welding Technology Advanced
Welding Technology

Length:  1050 hours
Enrollment: August, October, January
Program Number: J400400
Enrollment Periods: 3; 450 hours, 450 hours, 150 hours

Mission: This program is a planned sequence of courses leading to three occupational completion points (OCPs).

This program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students for employment in the welding industry. The content includes, but is not limited to: planning, management, technical and product skills, underlying principles of technology, labor issues, community issues and health, safety, and environmental issues. Students will complete items using gas, shielded metal arc, and tungsten welding.

Basic Skill Level Requirements: Mathematics: 9, Language: 9, Reading: 9

Welding Technology program J400400 structure:
Course Number
Course Title
Course Length
OCP Credits
PMT0070
PMT0071
Welder Assistant 1
Welder Assistant 2
150 hours
150 hours
A 1
1
PMT0072
PMT0073
Welder, SMAW 1
Welder, SMAW 2
150 hours
150 hours
B 1
1
PMT0074 Welder 450 hours
C 3

Industry Certification: Students are given the opportunity to take exams:
  • National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER)

Welding Technology - Advanced

Length: 750 hours
Enrollment: August, October, January
Program Number: J400410
Enrollment Periods: 2; 375 hours, 375 hours

Mission: This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of two occupational completion points (OCPs).

The standard length of this program is 750 hours. Welding Technology is a core program. It is recommended that students successfully complete Welding Technology or demonstrate mastery of the outcomes in that program prior to enrollment in the Welding Technology - Advanced program.

Welding Technology - Advanced program J400410 structure:
 Course Number
Course Title
Course Length
OCP
PMT0075 Advanced Welder 1
600 hours
A
PMT0076 Advanced Welder 2
150 hours
B

Industry Certification: Students are given the opportunity to take exams: 
  • National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER)