Welding Technology provides students with the opportunity to acquire skills, knowledge, and experiences required to pass a standard welding qualification test and pursue a career in an expanding and rewarding technical field. Classroom instruction and laboratory experiences allow students to gain scientific knowledge regarding welding ferrous and nonferrous metals.
Electrical principles as well as basic academic skills in communication, reading, writing, and mathematics are integral components of the program. Particular emphasis is given to the communication, and social studies concepts to solve technological problems. Classroom instruction emphasizes safety and proper care, use, and maintenance of tools and equipment. Hands-on work experiences and SkillsUSA-VICA leadership activities provide many opportunities to enhance classroom instruction and career development.
This program complies with local, state, and federal safety and environmental regulations.