Program Overview

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Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Certificate


Engineering, Math and Physical Sciences Division, Room T302, (847) 543-2044

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/wld
Degree: Certificate
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Develop skills relating to Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) – also known as Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welding – to join metal using heat and electricity. Develop fundamental fabrication skills, industrial math skills and how to read blueprints used in metal fabrication and welding. The certificate courses ladder into a degree program.

Recommended Plan of Study

First Semester

9 Credits

Course

Title

Hours

course ^

College Success Seminar

[2]

course

Welding Blueprint Reading

3

course

General Welding I

3

course

General Welding II

3

Second Semester

12 Credits

Course

Title

Hours

course

Gas Welding, Brazing and Thermal Cutting

3

course

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding I (First 8 weeks)

3

course

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding II (Second 8 weeks)

3

course

Applied Welding Fabricating I

3

Total Hours for Certificate

21

^ The credit for CLC 120, College Success Seminar, is an institutional requirement for graduation. It is not part of the program requirements but must be completed with a D or better.

For more information on recommended courses or program specific advising, contact the Engineering, Math and Physical Science division at (847) 543-2044.