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Welding Technician

Program Description

Designed to prepare the graduate for employment as a welder or a welder helper in the metal trades. The major types of welding covered are shielded arc, acetylene gas welding, metal inert gas, tungsten inert gas, automatic and semi-automatic welding machines.


Chances for employment as a stick, M1G or T1G welder in the San Francisco Bay Area are excellent once certified. Certifications in the above welding processes are possible for all welding students.

Go to your catalog to find the requirements to achieve the:

  • Associate in Science Degree
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • Job Direct Certificate/Welding Equipment Operator