Specialized Welding Certificate in Applied Science
This program trains students in plate, mild steel pipe and stainless pipe welding using the GMAW, FCAW and the GTAW welding techniques.
The Welding Technology program will equip graduates with knowledge and training to provide skilled support in specialized and robotic welding for the manufacturing and construction industries. Students are encouraged to stay well informed of changing technologies through continued lifelong learning.
Acceptable placement test score(s); high school diploma or GED not required.
Student must hold Welding and Robotics Technology certificate or approved Welding certification or Department Head consent to enter the Specialized Welding program.
Type of Program
Day or evening
Requirements for Completion
A grade of “C” or higher in all courses is required.
With the exception of WLD 110 Welding Safety and Health which is only offered online, all classes in this program are located at Greenville Tech’s Brashier Campus.
Certified Welder (subject to passing exam)
Sheet metal fabrication, construction, maintenance welding and all types of welding industry
Visit our web page at https://www.gvltec.edu/welding/.
Listed below is the ideal grouping of courses in order by semester. This plan assumes a full-time schedule. Note, however, that many variables can affect this plan, and not every course is offered every semester. Please see your advisor to map out your own personalized progression toward graduation.
Note: Please contact your advisor for recommended evening schedules.
|WLD 115||Arc Welding III||4|
|WLD 152||Tungsten Arc Welding||4|
|WLD 208||Advanced Pipe Welding||3|
|WLD 141||Weld Quality||2|
|Total Semester Hours||16|
|Total Required Credit Hours||16|