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Welder (Combination) Basic Certificate

Construction Technology Combination Welder

Basic Certificate (BC)

The basic certificate program is designed to provide students with training in basic welding skills. In addition to learning welding mathematics, blueprint reading, layout and fabrication, students are introduced to the basic fundamentals of job safety and ethics. Graduates are qualified for entry-level employment as an ARC, MIG, or TIG welder.   
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Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

Career Pathway

Credit Hours (CH)

16

Program/Plan Number

758

Funding Options

WIA

Open For Enrollment

Yes

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Courses

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Prerequisites

 CH

General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

20  CH
Business and CommercialTechTC1
330BSCM 532-1
Basic Computer Technology 1
Course provides students with an overview of the basic computer concepts and terminology, the internet and the Microsoft Office applications. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
Technology 332
332TECH 409
Construction Safety 1
This course is intended to provide the student with a basic understanding of safety practices found in the construction industry. Emphasis will be placed upon those areas in construction that are most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. Upon successful completion, students will be issued the OSHA construction safety and health 10-hour course completion card. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 448-1
Vocational Physical Training I 1
Vocational Physical Training focus on preparing students for the physical challenges that line worker careers require. Students learn the basic of nutrition and how what we eat fuels our bodies. Students will learn proper techniques to stretch, warm up and physically train. Emphasis is given to cardiovascular training as well as leg and upper body strength. Instructors work with students to overcome physical challenges and fears for basic pole climbing. Student must earn a "C" or better in course to advance to Vocational Physical Training II. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 462
Vocational Physical Training II 1
Vocational Physical Training focuses on preparing students for the physical challenges that line worker careers require. Students will build upon the skills developed in Vocational Physical Training I. Students will learn how to select foods to provide optimum health and the best sources of energy. Students will learn how to read labels and how to use food to cleanse and maintain overall health. Students will build upon techniques for stretching, warming up and physical training. Student must earn a grade of C or better in course to advance to Vocational Physical Training III. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in 332TECH 448.
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 463
Vocational Physical Training III 1
Vocational Physical Training focuses on preparing students for the physical challenges that line worker careers require. Students will build upon the skills developed in Vocational Physical Training II. Students will learn how to produce ideal body composition through food intake and how to balance other physical dimensions of self through physical activities. Students will learn advanced techniques to stretch, warm up and physically train. Student must earn a C or better to satisfy course and certificate completion. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in 332TECH 462.
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 509-3
Intro To Basic Arc Welding 3
This course will concentrate and master basic welding skills and techniques. An overview of the safety rules and procedures will also be provided. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 510
Blueprint, Layout, & Fabrication 2
Detail interpretation of welding print and fabrication, fabrication procedures as well as interpreting basic elements of a drawing or sketch. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 518-1
Manufacturing Materials & Processes 1
An introduction to manufacturing materials, methods, and processes for drafting and design technicians is provided. Basic cold and hot working processes, used to join, form, weld, shape and cut materials to specified sizes, are also taught. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 520-1
Arc Welding 4
This course provides continued development of the basic skills for performing operations with mild steel plates. Student progress in welding from flat to vertical, down to horizontal, and to vertical up positions. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:332ENGR 509.
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 526-1
Welding Mathematics I 1
This course gives a student a review of basic mathematics as it pertains to layout and blueprint reading. The course covers decimals, fractions, and converting whole inches to millimeters. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King
332TECH 530-1
Advanced Welding 4
In this course students will concentrate and master advanced welding skills and techniques. An overview of safety rules and procedures will also be given. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Kennedy-King

Additional Requirements

 CH

Elective Program Requirements

 CH

Area of Focus

 CH

Focus Electives

 CH

 CH
Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

Career Pathways

Construction Technology Construction Technology

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