Welding TechnologyProfessional UpgradeCertificateAssociate of Applied Science DegreeProgram codes: AAS.WELDINGTECH, CC.WELDINGTECHThis program prepares students for entry into these industries: fabricated structural metal products, motor vehicles and equipment, construction and heavy construction, transportation equipment, ship and boat building and repair, aircraft and parts, self-employment and miscellaneous fabricated metal products. CCC’s welding instructors are American Welding Society (AWS) certified professionals. The program’s curriculum is based on the AWS national standard for entry level welders. PROGRAM OUTCOMESWelding Technology AAS DegreeUpon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:PROGRAM OUTCOMESWelding Technology Certificate DegreeUpon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:CAREERSCareer opportunities include welding, fabrication, construction, production welding, CNC cutting machine operation and sheet metal fabrication.SHORT-TERM TRAININGFor students who need a quick-entry strategy into the work force, an individualized education and employment plan can be created that concentrates the knowledge and skills necessary to start or change a career path. Please see a faculty advisor for more information.For information contact the Manufacturing Department, 503-594-3318.WELDING TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATEFIRST TERM CreditsMFG-107 Industrial Safety & First Aid 3MTH-050* Technical Mathematics I 3WLD-100 Welders’ Print Reading I 3WLD-111 Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick) or WLD-111A and WLD-111B Shielded Metal Arc Welding (Stick) 8SECOND TERM CreditsMFG-109 Computer Literacy for Technicians 3WLD-113 Gas Metal Arc Welding/Flux-Core Arc Welding (Wirefeed) or WLD-113A and WLD-113B Gas Metal Arc Welding/Flux-Core Arc Welding (Wirefeed) 8WLD-200 Welders’ Print Reading II 3WR-101* Communication Skills: Occupational Writing 3THIRD TERM CreditsMFG-103 Machining for the Fabrication & Maintenance Trades 3WLD-110 Welder Certification 4WLD-115 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) or WLD-115A and WLD-115B Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) 8WLD-280 Welding Technology/CWE 2— — Human Relations requirement (see page 82 of Credits required for certificate 52WELDING TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE: 1ST YEARComplete certificate program.WELDING TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE: 2nd YEARFOURTH TERM CreditsMFG-221 Materials Science 3WLD-211 Advanced Shielded Metal Arc Welding 4WLD-250 Welding Fabrication I Beginning Project 4— — Welding Technology program elective 3FIFTH TERM CreditsWLD-210 Pipe Welding 4WLD-213 Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding/Flux-Core Arc Welding 4WLD-251 Welding Fabrication II Intermediate Project 4— — * General electives (any college level course) 3SIXTH TERM CreditsWLD-215 Advanced Gas Tungsten Arc Welding 4WLD-252 Welding Fabrication III Advanced Project 4WLD-280 Welding Technology/CWE 2— — Welding Technology program elective 4 Credits required for degree 95* Substitute college transfer courses for these courses if you plan to continue your education at a higher education institution. It is recommended that you consult with a faculty advisor or a staff member in Student Services for the transfer requirements of the specific advanced program or school.WELDING Technology PROGRAM ELECTIVESAny course with a WLD or MFG prefix or other technical course with approval.Information from the 2016-2017 catalog.