Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)

This certificate is designed to provide students with training in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW). Metals will include Steel and Aluminum. Industry Certifications for both plate and pipe will be stressed.

Required Courses: Units
WELD 010 Introduction to Welding 2
WELD 080 Gas Metal Arc Welding - Beginning 3
WELD 081 Gas Metal Arc Welding-Intermediate 4
WELD 082 Gas Metal Arc Welding-Advanced 3
Total Units 12
  1. Show an understanding of the safety precautions for working in a welding lab and demonstrate an awareness of the importance of safety in welding
  2. Demonstrate the ability to use tools related to the welding industries
  3. Demonstrate the ability to read and interpret prints and shop drawings to produce quality welds
  4. Demonstrate the ability to read and understand Welder Procedure Specification to produce quality welds
  5. Demonstrate the ability to fabricate and layout parts that meet quality standard
  6. Demonstrate the ability to pass a Welder Performance Qualification Test that meets the standard of acceptability to pass a National Standard

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