Program Overview

welding

Welding Fabrication Certificate


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

www.clcillinois.edu/programs/wld
Degree: Certificate
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The Welding-Fabrication Certificate is for those who want to acquire the technical knowledge and skills required for workers in welding and fabrication. Learn industry safety standards in welding. Develop fundamental skills in Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW), Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) and Oxy-fuel Welding. Additional skillsets will be learned in thermal-cutting, industry math and blueprint reading. Fabrication skills learned will include metal forming, cutting, assembly, processing and metallurgy fundamentals. 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 Blue Print Reading

3

course

General Welding I

3

course

General Welding II

3

Second Semester

8 Credits

Course

Title

Hours

course

Applied Welding Fabrication I

3

course

Applied Welding Fabrication II

3

course

Metallurgy and Metalworking

2

Total Hours for Certificate

17

^ 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.