Welder - Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

Technology and Health Division
Certificate T0932

Prepares students for entry-level employment as a licensed welder with additional skills development and theory in gas tungsten ARC welding. Coursework prepares students for industry licensing with emphasis on competencies required for certification in aluminum, CRES, mild steel and selected exotic metals with specialty skills in gas tungsten ARC welding.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to: .

  • Be technically competent.
  • Be employed or seeking employment in their area or a related area.
  • Solve problems as related to preparing materials prior to welding.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Courses

WELD 40Introduction to Welding 12
WELD 50Oxyacetylene Welding 2
WELD 51Basic Electric Arc Welding 2
WELD 53AWelding Metallurgy 3
WELD 60Print Reading and Computations for Welders 3
WELD 70ABeginning Arc Welding 3
WELD 70BIntermediate Arc Welding 3
WELD 70CCertification for Welders 3
WELD 80Construction Fabrication and Welding 3
WELD 81Pipe and Tube Welding 3
WELD 90AGas Tungsten Arc Welding 3
Total Units30
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Note: Any higher level welding courses may be substituted for WELD 40.

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