Degrees & Certificates
Career and Technical Education Certificate: 16 Credits
Credits to Complete Certificate
The Manufacturing certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level welding employment in a manufacturing environment. Career opportunities include entry level jobs in cutting parts, blueprint reading and fitting, tacking, production welding, repair welding and fabrication.
Course of Study
The Manufacturing certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level welding employment in a manufacturing environment. The certificate provides instruction in a wide variety of welding processes including SMAW, GMAW, GTAW (commonly called Stick, Mig and Tig) as well as blueprint reading and manufacturing processes, including quality control.
Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be able to:
Interpret technical drawings to determine product manufacturing specifications.
Apply safe practices in an industrial environment around machinery, power tools and chemicals.
Operate welding equipment and tools to produce products to required specifications.
Utilize computer software to produce blueprints and welding annotations.
|MFG 150||Manufacturing Processes||3|
|MFG 155||Blueprint Reading||3|
|MFG 280||Aluminum GTAW/TIG Welding||3|
|MTH 98||Quantitative Math||4|
|WLD 195||Welding Technology||3|