Gas Metal Arc Welder

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: This certificate program is designed to prepare students for careers in gas metal arc welding. The certificate program is composed of 13 credit hours within the Welding and Joining Technology curriculum.

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters

Locations offered:
Moultrie (Industrial Drive)
Mitchell County High School
Thomasville High School
Worth County High School

Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will setup, make specific cuts, and shut-down a manual torch assembly.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. 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: Gas Metal Arc Welder, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 13 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation

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

1st Term
Books: $1,071.90
Fees: $309.00
Tuition: $534.00
Total: $1,914.90

2nd Term
Books: $150.00
Fees: $324.00
Tuition: $623.00
Total: $1,097.00

Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

1: Occupational Courses (13 hours)


WELD 1000 Introduction to Welding 4
WELD 1010 Oxyfuel Cutting 4
WELD 1090 Gas Metal Arc Welding 4
XXXX xxxx - Occupational Elective 3

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