Welding Technology - Welding, Short-Term Technical Certificate

Curriculum Code #6009

Effective May 2017

Division of Engineering, Business and Information Technologies

The welding short-term technical certificate recognizes the student who has completed a core group of welding courses. This collection of courses will provide the student with specialized knowledge and skills to be prepared for entry-level employment in a variety of industries that utilize welding. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College’s University Partnership.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall SemesterHours
SDEV 101 COLLEGE 101 1 1
TECN 111 TECHNICAL PROBLEM SOLVING 3
WTEC 108 OXY-FUEL WELDING AND CUTTING 2 2
WTEC 111 WELDING SPECIFICATIONS/PRINT READIN 2
WTEC 116 BASIC SHIELDED METAL ARC WELDING 2 3
 Hours11
Spring Semester
WTEC 216 WIRE FED PROCESSES 3 3
WTEC 217
GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING 3
or WELDING FABRICATION, LAYOUT/DESIGN
3-4
 Hours6-7
Summer Semester
WTEC 112 WELDING CODES AND STANDARDS 3 2
 Hours2
 Total Hours19-20
1

A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

2

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite or may be taken concurrently.

3

Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.

Program Contact(s):

Larry Waller
440-366-7030
lwaller@lorainccc.edu

For information about admissions, enrollment, transfer, graduation and other general questions, please contact your Advising and Counseling Team.