Certificates

Whether you plan to enter the welding field or hone your skills to advance your career, COM can help you reach your goals.

The credit Welding Technologies Certificate Program offers four certificates to improve your skills in one type of weld. In these classes you will also discover the properties of metals, welding symbols, electrical principles, blueprint reading and mechanical drawing.

One-Semester Certificates:

American Welding Society Entry Level Welding

After completing the Entry Level Welding Course, students will take a certification test on QC10 and will receive a entry-level welder certification from the American Welding Society. Each certification is considered a capstone experience.

WLDG 1425 Introduction to Oxy-Fuel Welding and Cutting 4
WLDG 1421 Welding Fundamentals 4
WLDG 1434 Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding 4
WLDG 1430 Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) 4
WLDG 1435 Introduction to Pipe Welding 4
WLDG 1457 Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 4
Total Credit Hours 24

One-Year Certificate:

American Welding Society Advanced Level Combination Pipe Welding

After completing the Welding One-Year Certificate, the student will take a certification test on QC11 and will receive an Advanced Certification from the American Welding Society. Each certification is considered a capstone experience.

WLDG 1425 Introduction to Oxy-Fuel Welding and Cutting 4
WLDG 1421 Welding Fundamentals 4
WLDG 1434 Introduction to Gas Tungsten Arc (GTAW) Welding 4
WLDG 1430 Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) 4
WLDG 1457 Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 4
WLDG 1435 Introduction to Pipe Welding 4
WLDG 1412 Introduction to Flux Cored Arc (FCAW) Welding 4
WLDG 2406 Intermediate Pipe Welding 4
WLDG 2451 Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) 4
WLDG 2413 Intermediate Welding Using Multiple Processes 4
Total Credit Hours 40

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