welding technologY                                  

1050 HOURS/35 WEEKS Hours                                             

 PELL ELIGIBLE
Program #J400400                                                               CIP # 648.050805

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This training program will prepare students for employment in various welding positions. The content includes, but is not limited to, planning; management; finance; technical and product skills; underlying principles of technology; labor issues; community issues; and health, safety, and environmental issues.

 

OCUPATION DESCRIPTION:

Use hand-welding, flame-cutting, hand soldering, or brazing equipment to weld or join metal components or to fill holes, indentations, or seams of fabricated metal products.

Welding

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS:

AGE:                 16 years or older

DIPLOMA:         N/A

BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENT:  MATH 9.0   LANGUAGE 9.0   READING 9.0 or meet other Basic Skills Requirements

Industry Certification:      American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welder - $50.00;

Other testing fees may apply

Advisory Salary Range:             $27,500 - $50,000                               Shop Fees:                   

Florida Panhandle:                   $22,000 - $44,240                               Materials            Cost +10%

PH Average:                              $35,020                                               Small Jobs:    $15

State Average:                          $35,100                                               Medium Jobs:     $20-$25

National Average:                     $36,700                                               Large Jobs:      
rogram Completion Rate: 75%   -    Program Placement Rate: 100%   -  Program Certification Pass Rate: 100%