Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

Gas Metal Arc Welder GM31

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Welding and Joining Technology

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description

The Gas Metal Arc Welder Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for welding careers in the MIG process. Topics include an introduction to welding technology, oxyfuel cutting techniques, and MIG welding techniques and processes.

Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age

16

High School Diploma or GED Required

Yes

Placement Scores for Regular Admission (COMPASS)

English

Reading

Math

Algebra

32

70

26

N/A

 

Program Courses

Credits

WELD 1000 - Introduction to Welding Technology

3

WELD 1010 - Oxyfuel Cutting

3

WELD 1090 - Gas Metal Arc Welding

4

Choose one of the following courses:

 

WELD 1030 -Blueprint Reading for Welding Technology

3

WELD 1040 - Flat Shielded Metal Arc Welding

4

WELD 1153 - Flux Cored Arc Welding

4

Minimum credit hours for Graduation

13