CURRICULAR GUIDE

Welding Technology
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0156  (Effective Fall 1999 - Summer 2004)

Students receive hands-on instruction in the basics of MIG, TIG, shielded
metal arc, brazing and oxy-fuel cutting, and plasma cutting to prepare them
for entry level positions.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Course Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment
and advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Technology Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center,
Room 136, telephone number (517) 483-1336.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 32 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
EMTA 100    Medical First Responder                                          4
MACH 135    Metallurgy and Heat Treat                                        4
MFGM 125    Rigging                                                          2
WELD 100    Combination Welding                                              4
WELD 101    Advanced ARC Welding                                             4
WELD 110    Gas Metal ARC Welding                                            4
WELD 111    Gas Tungsten ARC Welding                                         4
WELD 120    Struct Fabrication/Inspec                                        4
WELD 125    Struct Blueprint Reading Weld                                    2
            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   32

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have
transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill)
should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.
I                 II                III
EMTA 100          MACH 135          WELD 111
MFGM 125          WELD 101          WELD 120
WELD 100          WELD 110          WELD 125