2020-2021 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog 
    
    May 05, 2021  
2020-2021 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog

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Welding Technology Certificate of Achievement



Upon successful completion of the Welding certificate, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for employment in entry-level positions including industrial occupations in metal shops, all maintenance positions, sheet metal and metal fabrication shops, and many apprenticeship programs.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate basic knowledge in the interpretation of blueprints and drawings.
  2. Demonstrate process proficiency in Oxy/Acetylene (O/A), Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), and Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) processes.
  3. Demonstrate safety knowledge specific to Oxy/Acetylene (O/A), Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW), and Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) processes.

Restricted Electives


Area A


Complete 5 units selected from:

Area B


Complete 3 units selected from:

Minimum Units Required: 42.5


Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.