Preliminary 2024-2025 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Apr 14, 2024  
Preliminary 2024-2025 Yavapai College Catalog

Welding - Gas Metal Arc Welding Certificate

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Prepares students for employment in welding positions requiring competency in the field of Gas Metal Arc Welding. Coursework may upgrade skills and assist in career advancement for currently employed welders.

Credit Hours Required: 24

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Welding - Gas Metal Arc Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Use welding safety procedures.
  2. Interpret welding blueprints.
  3. Operate oxyacetylene equipment to weld, cut, braze, and braze weld to industry requirements.
  4. Operate shielded metal arc welding equipment to industry requirements.
  5. Order, layout, and fabricate material as required by blueprints.
  6. Operate gas metal arc welding equipment to industry requirements.