The program prepares students with entry-level job skills in all phases of the welding industry and provides upgrading for those out in the field that need to acquire additional skills. Emphasis is placed on welding procedures used in the construction industry. Preparation for state certification is covered through the American Welders Society (AWS).
Completion of this certificate can be applied toward the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Vocational/Technical Studies.
Institutional Proficiency Requirements
In addition to the courses listed below for this program of study, students must also complete institutional proficiencies of ENG095, MATH075 and READ095 that are outlined on page 77 to meet all graduation requirements.
Program Requirements (25 hours)
|VOC109||Fundamentals of Vocational Education||4 credits|
|VOC117||Blueprint Reading and Construction Math||4 credits|
|WLDG105||Introduction to Welding||3 credits|
|WLDG118||Welding Level I||3 credits|
|WLDG119||Welding Level I Application||4 credits|
|WLDG211||Welding Level II||3 credits|
|WLDG230||Welding Level III||4 credits|
Program Director: Gary MartinezPhone: (505)454-2522
Program Advisor: Corey MoorePhone: (505)454-2590
ACCESS Center Personnel
Director: Renee MaestasPhone: (505)454-5355
Advisor: Melissa LopezPhone: (505)454-5357