Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Certificate – GTA1

(Embedded in Welding Diploma)

Program Description:

The Gas Tungsten Arc Welder Technical Certificate of Credit provides instruction in TIG welding techniques. Topics include understanding the nature and culture of the welding industry, oxyfuel cutting techniques, and TIG welding processes.

Entrance date: Each semester

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills60COMPASS – Writing32
Reading Comp.55Reading 70
Arithmetic34Math26

Credits required for graduation: 15

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Certificate Curriculum Essential Courses

Courses 15 credits

WELD 1000Introduction to Welding Technology

3

WELD 1010Oxyfuel Cutting

3

WELD 1110Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

4

XXXX xxxxOccupational Elective

3

*See program advisor for list of approved electives.