TRAINING CENTER PROGRAMS
Welding & Cutting Technology is a one-year (for credit) certificate program designed to prepare a student for employment and advancement in industrial plants and construction companies. This certificate program is well-grounded in fundamental job competencies that emphasize various kinds of welding and cutting applications. The program is located in the Structural Steel Welding and Cutting Technology Center, next to Riley Workforce Development Center. The welding center is fully equipped with state-of-the-art training equipment and a highly capable staff.
|Example of Class Types
Shielded Metal Arc Welding, Gas Metal Arc Welding, Cutting Processes, Pipe Welding
Day and Night Classes:
1 year certificate | 2 year associate's degree
Summary of Program Requirements
Attain a 16 composite score on the ACT; or Score a 61 or higher on the ACCUPLACER Reading section and a 43 or above on the Algebra section; or Earn a "C" or above in Math for Occupational Education (CTE 1113); or Complete 15 semester hours with a "C" average from an accredited college.
good eyesight and eye-hand coordination
Meridian Community College