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Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)

This certificate is designed to prepare students with the training in SMAW or STICK welding process, electrode identification, welding symbols, and joint design.

Students working for certificates must have a basic knowledge of arithmetic, reading and writing in order to learn and work in the occupations they select.

Students must complete ALL the REQUIRED COURSES plus pass the SMAW Welding Certification either through the City of San Bernardino or Los Angeles.

Students completing all course work but not finishing the SMAW Certification may proceed to the next certificate. In order to be awarded the certificate, both course work and certification must be completed.

REQUIRED COURSES: Units
WELD012 Oxy-Acetylene Welding 2
WELD045 Beginning Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 3
WELD046 Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 3
 
Total Units 8