Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Vertical Shielded Metal Arc Welding Fabricator technical certificate of credit prepares students for careers in shielded metal arc welding fabrication.

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will setup and operate a Shielded Metal Arc Welding machine to make specific weldments in the vertical position.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Industrial Drive, Thomasville, Tifton, Select High Schools

Length of Program: One (1) Semester

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Applicant must be a graduate of the Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welder TCC or possess equivalent courses. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Vertical Shielded Metal Arc Welder, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 11 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a diploma program.


Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (20 hours)
WELD 1050 Horizontal Shielded Metal Arc Welding 4
WELD 1060 Vertical Shielded Metal Arc Welding 4
XXXX xxxx Occupational Elective 3
Reed, Brandon
Welding & Joining Technology Faculty
School of Industrial Technology
O: (229) 391-2619
Taylor, Cliff
Welding and Joining Technology Faculty
Technical and Industrial Education
O: (229) 227-2650