Certificate of Completion in Welding

Welding Technology

Certificate Information

Academic Plan Code

5444

Credits

27

Career Pathway

Associated Programs

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Welding develops skills in oxyacetylene (gas) and electric (arc) welding with emphasis on preparing for the American Welding Society. Arc certification exam.

Program Prerequisites

GTC107 or satisfactory score on Technical Mathematics placement test.

Course Sequence by Term

The following is a suggested course sequence by term for the pathway.  Students should keep in mind the items below that affect their success in completing the pathway as listed:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term.  It is understood that students may enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Academic achievement is related to initial course placement determined by course placement tests, completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites,  any courses below 100 level, and program prerequisites.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor, or program director, or counselor who can assist in assessing student needs that may affect course enrollment.  Appropriate resources can be discussed and agreed to in order to address student needs and support successful course completion.

Program Area Key:

  • Critical Rdg = Critical Reading
  • FYC = First Year Composition
  • HUM = Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Mathematics = Mathematics
  • NS = Natural Science
  • Oral Comm = Oral Communication
  • PP = Program Prerequisite
  • SB = Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • RC = Required Courses
  • RE = Restricted Electives

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Term 1

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
11
RC WLD101 Welding I 3
RC WLD106 Arc Welding 5
RC DFT110 Technical Drafting I 3

Term 2

Program
Area
Course
Number
Course Name Prerequisites Notes Credits
16
RC WLD206 Advanced Welding - Heliarc and Wire Feed 5
RC WLD208 Advanced Arc Welding - Certification 5
RC WLD225 Welding Inspection and Quality Control 3
RC GTC216 Properties of Materials 3

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Disclaimer

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

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