An entry level welder demonstrates the ability to assist lead welders in the fabrication of steel and metal structures. Students must be adept at performing basic welding functions and calculating dimensions as well as operating power equipment, grinders and other related tools. Student must be proficient in reading and interpreting basic blueprints and following work procedure specifications (WPS).
Complete four credits:
480505 Blueprint Reading for Welding
480523 Oxy-fuel Systems
480521 Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) and Lab
480522 Gas Metal Arc Welding and Lab
480528 SMAW Groove Welds with Backing Lab
480525 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding and Lab
480541 Co-op I
Both courses meet the criteria for the Work Ready Scholarship.
SKYCTC WLD 100/101, 120/121, 130/131 - Must be at least a sophomore and meet SKYCTC admission requirements.