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PIPE WELDING

CERTIFICATE: Certificate in Pipe Welding

This program is designed to train individuals with welding skills and experience in the practices and processes of pipe welding and pipe fitting.

Students will build mastery by using ARC welding on steel pipe and TIG welding on steel and stainless steel pipe. Additional topics include pipe fitting skills and processes such as print reading, piping calculations, material takeoffs, material cutting processes, pipe beveling, and layout practices.

PREREQUISITES FOR ENTRANCE

Required Courses

High School: None
College: Successful completion of One-Year Welding Diploma Program or Successful passing of an open butt ā€œVā€ groove weld test on 3/8ā€ carbon steel plate in the vertical and overhead position ā€“ TIG the root and hot pass and SMAW with E7018 fill and cap.

NOTE:  A grade of "C" or better is required for each prerequisite course.

Other Requirements

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

Course Requirements


Course Class Lab Credit
EGT 220 Structural and Pipe Applications 3 3 4
WLD 154 Pipe Fitting & Welding 1 9 4
WLD 208 Advanced Pipe Welding 1 6 3
WLD 225 Pipe Welding I 1 9 4
WLD 228 Inert Gas Pipe Welding I 2 6 4
8 33 19
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  19
0 0 0
Minimum Total Credit Hours:  0

PROGRAM AND EMPLOYMENT TIDBITS

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