Total Units for the One-Year Certificate of Achievement: 23 Units
Required Core Courses: 17 Units

Course Number Course Title Total Units
IT-22 IT-22 Operations, Maintenance and Safety1
IT-72  IT-72 Facilities Maintenance - Welding2
WT 20  WT-20 Power Plant & Field Pipe Welding I3
WT-21  WT-21 Power Plant & Field Pipe Welding II3
WT-37  WT-37 Welding Theory & Practice – Shielded Metal Arc Welding3
WT 38  WT-38 Welding Theory & Practice – Gas Metal ArcWelding3
WT-51  WT-51 Blueprint and Symbol Reading for Welders2
Required Electives: 6 Units
WT 42  WT-42 Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding3
WT-43  WT-43 Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding3
WT-44  WT-44 Gas Metal Arc Welding3
WT-45  WT-45 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding3
WT-52  WT-52 Robotic Operations and Programming3
WT-53  WT-53 Robotic Welding Operations and Programming (Advanced)3

Program Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the Certificate of Achievement in Welding Technology One-Year, the student will be able to:
1. Demonstrate the safe set-up and application of Oxyacetylene Cutting (OAC), Oxyacetylene Welding (OAW), Carbon Arc Cutting (CAC), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW), Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW), and Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) to ferrous, alloy and nonferrous metals.
2. Apply the SMAW, GTAW, GMAW, and FCAW processes to steel plate and pipe that meet or exceed industry standards and the American Welding Society Structural Welding Code, DI.1.
3. Interpret technical information used on industrial working and assembly drawings.
4. Safely power up the controller and jog the robot in world and joint mode within a work cell.
5. Describe hazard materials awareness and handling.