The Welding program is designed to give students a solid foundation in the principles, practices and usage of both gas and electric welding in the industrial setting. Students get ample practice in welding skills, brazing and flame cutting. Instruction emphasizes production fabrication techniques, maintenance and repair procedures, blueprint reading, properties of metals and inspection methods, among other aspects of the welding trade. SCC is an accredited American Welding Society (AWS) testing facility. Students will have the opportunity to obtain AWS Certifications.

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Burlington High School

Trimester 1 WEL-111 Welding Blueprint Reading
WEL-160 Arc Welding I
Trimester 2 WEL-160 Arc Welding I
WEL-186 Gas Metal Arc Welding
WEL-192 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
Trimester 3 WEL-186 Gas Metal Arc Welding
WEL-192 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding

Fort Madison High School

2024-2025 School Year WEL-160 Arc Welding (SMAW)
WEL-111 Welding Blueprint Reading
WEL-186 Gas Metal Arc Welding

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