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Welding Introduction, Certificate of Proficiency


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45 CREDITS

Admission Dates: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

Welding Introduction certificate exposes students to three major welding processes, the major cutting processes, and fundamental safety practices used in construction projects, manufacturing, industrial plants, and in maintenance industries.

Welding Introduction certificate graduates will:

  • be prepared for a range of entry-level positions as welder apprentices, welders, welder fabricators, welding fitters
  • demonstrate critical thinking, teamwork, communication, intercultural appreciation, and technical and information literacy skills

Lake Washington Institute of Technology does not offer every course each quarter. It is the student’s responsibility to consult the Class Schedule and work out an individual schedule with an adviser or counselor. Any developmental coursework a student may be required to complete may increase the program length.

Program Requirements


Required Course Sequence

Academic Core Requirements - 15 Credits


  • Written Communication 5 credits
  • Quantitative Reasoning 5 credits
  • Social Science 5 credits

Total Program Credits: 45


See Academic Core Requirements  for a list of all applicable courses for each of the categories listed above.

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