2024-2025 Catalog 
    
    Jun 17, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog

Welding Fundamentals (CSC)


CIP: 48.0508
Degree: Career Studies Certificate
Program Code: 221-995-00
Program Length: One Semester
Minimum Credits: 17
Program Advisor: 

Allen Martin
276.964.7253
Davis Hall Room 109

 

Program Purpose: The program will provide entry-level skills to those planning to obtain employment in welding. This program is a first step in the career pathway for students interested in learning to weld and becoming a certified welder.

Program Requirements:

Course work will be completed in the history of welding, safety and health principles, basic welding, equipment and equipment setup, advantages and disadvantages of different welding processes, and basic welding processes of oxyacetylene, arc, and gas welding while performing common welding functions. The student will gain introductory knowledge of welding and welding career opportunities. Students completing the program will earn a Career Studies Certificate in Welding Fundamentals.

Semester Total


  • Lecture Hours: 13
  • Lab Hours: 12
  • Credit Hours: 17

Total Minimum Credits: 17