This certificate introduces students to safe welding and cutting practices and principles including, proper technique and position, weld quality requirements, destructive and non-destructive testing and examination methods, print reading and interpretation of welding symbols as well as basic metal fabrication. Students will use the foundation and working knowledge to weld in all processes, perform repair techniques using thermal cutting and gouging, apply the requirements to executive quality welds and apply CNC programming language that can be used to produce parts that can be assembled and welded. This certificate serves as a fundamental pathway into the Welding and Fabrication Advanced Applications certificate and Welding Technology degree. Students who successfully complete this certificate will have learned the skills sought by the workforce as an entry-level welder and fabricator.
Eastern Michigan University, several BS degrees Copies can be obtained from the Counseling Office, a program advisor or from the Curriculum and Assessment Office Web site: https://www.wccnet.edu/learn/transfer-wcc-credits/articulation-agreements.php .
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- Welding and Fabrication Dept
|Introduction to 2D CAD CAM Programming and Applications
|Welding Print Reading
|Welding Safety and OSHA Regulations
|Introduction to Welding Processes I
|Introduction to Welding Processes II
|Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
|Thermal Cutting, Gouging and Weld Repair
|Basic Metal Fabrication
|Inspection and Testing