Welder Evening Program I

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Attend classes in the evening to become a welding professional in nine months through this comprehensive, welding certificate program. You can start earning about $15 to $18 an hour welding in the construction, manufacturing, and other industries. Personal equipment needs of about $460 will be discussed at the first class.

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Take all of the following:

Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welding and Oxy-Fuel Cutting

ID: CEWLD-800

Learn basic Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) using various electrodes and joint configurations in accordance with AWS and ASME codes and standards. Includes T-joints, grooves with backing, basic blueprint reading, weld symbols, safety, and an introduction to the oxy-fuel cutting processes.

  • Total Hours: 102.00
  • CEUs: 10.20
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Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding

ID: CEWLD-801

Continue learning Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) using advanced welding techniques and joint configurations in accordance with AWS and ASME codes and standards. Includes a continuation of groove welds with backing and open root V-grooves in multiple positions. Prerequisite: CEWLD 800 Basis Shielded Metal Arc Welding.

  • Total Hours: 102.00
  • CEUs: 10.20
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Gas Metal and Flux Core Arc Welding

ID: CEWLD-810

Learn basic Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) and Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) processes using various technique and joint configurations in accordance with AWS and ASME codes and standards. Includes 1/8 to 3/8 thick material for GMAW welding and 3/8 to 1 for FCAW welding in various positions. Prerequisite: CEWLD 801 Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding.

  • Total Hours: 90.00
  • CEUs: 9.00
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Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

ID: CEWLD-820

Learn Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) using basic and advanced welding techniques and various joint configurations in accordance with AWS and ASME codes and standards. Includes welding T-joints and open root V-grooves in multiple positions. Prerequisite: CEWLD 810 Gas Metal and Flux Core Arc Welding.

  • Total Hours: 96.00
  • CEUs: 9.60
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