Welding Inspection Technology

This certificate is designed to prepare students for the American Welding Society (AWS) and/or International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO) Welding Inspector examination.

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.

This certificate is designed to prepare students for the American Welding Society (AWS) and/or International Conference of Building Officials (ICBO) Welding Inspector examination.

REQUIRED COURSES: Units
WELD 010 Introduction to Welding 2
WELD 027 Inspection of Welds: Destructive Tests 3
WELD 028 Inspection of Welds: Non-Destructive Examination 3
WELD 045 Beginning Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) 3
WELD 060 Layout Fitter I 4
WELD 065 Welding Inspection Visual 4
WELD 067 Structural Steel Special Inspection (ICBO) 2
 
Units
 
Total Units 21
PROGRAM LEVEL OUTCOMES:
  1. The AWS certified welding inspector examination
  2. The ICBO or ICC welding inspector examination
  3. Determination of welding defects and the effects on soundness of welds
  4. Visual inspection of welds as to AWS standards