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Summer Semester 2021 Catalog

Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welder, Technical Certificate of Credit

Overview

Offered at the Augusta and Waynesboro campuses and the Columbia County Center.

Entrance Dates: Fall, Spring, and Summer
Length of Program: Three Terms (Evenings only)
Credit Hours Required for Graduation: 12

Program Description: The Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welder Technical Certificate of Credit is a continuation of the basic certificate. The advanced program provides instruction in shielded metal arc welding in the overhead, horizontal, and vertical positions.

Employment Opportunities: The Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welder graduate will be employable as a special purpose welder. Graduates readily find employment as an entry level welder in the Steel Fabrication Industry.

Curriculum Outline

Occupational Courses, 12 credits

WELD 1050Horizont Shield Metal Arc Weld

4

WELD 1060Vert Shielded Metal Arc Weld

4

WELD 1070Ovrhd Shielded Metal Arc Weld

4

Note:

  • Prerequisite: Students must complete - Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welder TCC.
  • A grade of "C" or higher is required for all courses listed in the curriculum outline.

Guided Pathway

You may click on any course below to view the course description and prerequisite information.

Students who do not follow the Course Sequence listed below may not be able to complete the program in the number of semesters shown.

Augusta Evening Program

PROGRAM NAME: Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welder

AWARD: Technical Certificate of Credit

CAMPUS: Augusta Evening Program

Year 1 Fall Semester

WELD 1050Horizont Shield Metal Arc Weld

4

Year 1 Spring Semester

WELD 1060Vert Shielded Metal Arc Weld

4

Year 1 Summer Semester

WELD 1070Ovrhd Shielded Metal Arc Weld

4