The Pipe Shielded Metal Arc Welding certificate program offers training in the construction industry, providing students with the knowledge and skills they need to work effectively on a construction site. Completion of the program qualifies graduates for entry – level employment. Topics include safety, tool use, materials and fasteners, and construction print reading.
Minimum Program Length: 2 Semesters
Estimated Program Cost: $3,758
Gainful Employment Disclosure
- Must be 16 years of age.
- Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript required to apply.
- Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math.
- Transfer of previous post secondary credits will be determined by the registrar.
At a Glance
Provides the opportunity to apply skills to pipe welding operations. Topics include: pipe welding safety and health practices, pipe welding nomenclature, pipe layout and preparation, pipe joint assembly, horizontal welds on pipe (2G), vertical welds on pipe (5G), and welds on 45 degree angle pipe (6G).