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Welding Technology

Want a high-demand job working with your hands? A degree in Welding Technology will prepare you for a career as a technician in welding and metalworking industries.

The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry.

Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting processes. Courses in math, blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing provides the student with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.

Successful graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries. Career opportunities also exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision, and welding-related self-employment.

Apprenticeship Partners

Cape Fear Iron Works L.J Metal Works
Industrial Reliability & Repair Carolina Canvas and Awning

Curriculum Information

Welding Technology Certificate (C50420C)
Welding Technology CTE Certificate Pathway (C50420CP)
Welding Technology Diploma (D50420)
Welding Technology, GTAW/GMAW Certificate (C50420F)
Welding Technology, SMAW/GTAW Certificate (C50420)

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