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    May 23, 2018  
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Welding Introduction, Certificate of Completion


30 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.

Note: The Welding Introduction certificate was previously listed as a Certificate of Proficiency and required 45 credits of coursework. The program was revised Fall 2016 to better provide students with an on ramp to the welding industry.

Program Requirements


Required Course Sequence

Total Program Credits: 30