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Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program.

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Welding develops skills in oxyacetylene (gas) and electric (arc) welding with emphasis on preparing for the American Welding Society Arc certification exam.

Program Prerequisites Credits: 0-3

GTC107Technical Mathematics I (3) OR Satisfactory score on Technical Mathematics placement test0-3

Required Courses Credits: 32

DFT110Technical Drafting I3
GTC216Properties of Materials3
WLD101Welding I3
WLD225Welding Inspection and Quality Control3
Students must select one (1) of the following three (3) tracks:
WLD106AAArc Welding5
WLD106ABArc Welding II5
WLD106ACArc Welding III5
WLD106ADArc Welding IV5
Track II: HELIARC & WIRE FEED Credits:20
WLD206AAGMAW and ATAW Welding5
WLD206ABAdvanced GMAW and FCAW Welding5
WLD206ACAdvanced GTAW Non-Ferrous Welding5
WLD206ADAdvanced GRAW Ferrous Welding5
Track III: ARC WELDING (PIPE) Credits:20
WLD208AAAdvanced Arc Welding - 3G Certification5
WLD208ABAdvanced Arc Welding - 4G Certification5
WLD208ACAdvanced Arc Welding - 5G Pipe Certification5
WLD208ADAdvanced Arc Welding Pipe 6G Certification5

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Major: 5444
First Term: 2016 Spring
Final Term: Current
Award: CCL
Total Credits: 32-35
CIPS code: 48.0508
Initiating College: Mesa Community College
Program Availability: College-Specific - MCC
Occupational Area: Manufacturing
Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)
GPA: 2.00