Welding Technology

Welding Technology

WELDING TECHNOLOGY – J400400 • The Applied Welding Technology course trains students to be proficient in a number of welding techniques such as SMAW and TIG processes, MIG and Flux Core for use in pipe welding and manufacturing applications. The courses highlight field and shop safety, basic blueprint readings and hands-on practice to develop the skills in order to gain entry level employment in the welding field.

WELDING TECHNOLOGY – J400400 • The Occupational Completion Points below, also known as OCP’s, represent a group of competencies or skills associated with this program’s curriculum frameworks. The CTE instructional standards and benchmarks are annually approved by the State Board of Education.

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE HOURS
PMT0070
PMT0071
Welder Assistant 1
Welder Assistant 2
150
150
PMT0072
PMT0073
Welder, SMAW 1
Welder, SMAW 2
150
150
PMT0074 Welder 450

WELDING TECHNOLOGY – J400400

AVERAGE WAGE:
$17.45 hourly, $36,300 annual

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT:
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INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS:
• Certified Welder (AWELD001)

SCHEDULE:
Program Length: 1,170 hours

FALL & SPRING HOURS:
M – F, 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

SUMMER:
Hours may vary

APPROXIMATE COST:
$5,193

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Students must take the Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE). In lieu of the TABE test, applicants who possess a college degree at the associate in applied science level or higher may submit proof of a U.S. college degree from a regionally accredited institution.

1. Meet with an advisor to discuss career programs.

2. Complete an application, and pay a $30.00 non-refundable application fee. The application fee is valid for one year.

3. Complete Tests of Adult Basic Education (TABE) test if required.

• Students who self-identify with a disability will be referred to Specialized Student Services.

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Contact:
Student Services
239-377-0900
Email:
LWTC@collierschools.com.

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