The Welding-Pipe Welding technical diploma program prepares students to become pipe fitters. Courses include Pipe Oxyacetylene Fitting and Pipe Gas Metal Arc Welding. Students can obtain certifications in Pipe Shielded Metal Arc Welding and Pipe Gas Tungsten Arc Welding.
The Welding-Robotics technical diploma program is for those looking to concentrate their welding skills on production-type work such as building cars in the automotive industry. Courses include Robotic Advanced GTAW and GMAW, Robotic & Plasma Welding and Robotic Program & Plasma Cutting.
The Advanced Welding technical diploma program is for those who are looking to improve their basic welding skills. Instructors suggest that a student should take this program before advancing on to Welding – Robotics or Pipe Welding programs. Courses include Advanced Oxyacetylene, Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) and Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW).
The Welding/Maintenance & Fabrication 17-credit technical diploma program provides students with the welding fabrication basics. Credits earned in this program can be applied to any of the three other welding programs, as the courses are the basis of the other programs. Graduates of this program may find careers working in auto repair, HVAC and facility maintenance operations.